“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
Operation Protective Edge and the costs of war in the latest round of the Israel-Palestine conflict have dominated al
As ongoing tensions and what has been called “the politics of hate” rises to a critical point today follo
The Ending Sexual Violence in Conflict Summit that took place in London Between 10 – 13 June 2014 was a great p
Although Nepal met the objective of increased women´s participation in the ongoing peace building and state res
The radical changes in the Arab world mean women's rights groups face the major challenge of campaigning for both equ
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 12 June) –The lead convener in the Global Campaign on Women, Peace and Security dubbed
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – In the early days of Syria's uprising, many women called on men not to ta
MANILA – “We are ready to share our experiences in the hopes of inspiring similar stories of success for
Kurdish women are getting involved in the peace process to promote a free, equal and democratic society.
Yemeni women are fighting for their rights in the same way as Western women.
On 27 March 2014, a historic first was achieved: a peace agreement led by a woman chief mediator was signed.
Northeast India comprises the contiguous Seven Sister States—Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur,Meghalaya, Mizor
For more than 30 years, Afghans have been living in a state of war and yearn for stability and peace.
To mark the three-year anniversary of the uprising in Syria, the International Women's Human Rights Law Clinic at the
The Syrian civil war has had a devastating impact on women and girls.
This book demonstrates that gender is a key component of conflict and peace discourse.
The Burmese government's chief peace negotiator, Aung Min, suggested that women's involvement in the ongoing peace pr
GENEVA (AP) — The leader of Syria's Western-backed opposition said Thursday he will give his negotiating team t
Iraq is in the middle of a crisis again.
A proper democracy cannot be established without the participation of women.
The voice of Syrian women must be heard in all efforts to resolve the civil war that is tearing their country apart,
The campaign to ensure women's equal participation at the peace talks on Syria in January has become more urgent, as
The effective participation of women and attention to women's rights issues is a critical element in achieving a just
A coalition of 30 Israeli feminist groups released "A Comprehensive Action Plan for the Application of United Se
An exile women's rights group will for the first time co-host an event in Burma when the Women's Forum (Burma/Myanmar
Civil society activists in India are hopeful the government led by Nawaz Sharif will work towards improving ties with
The first Didi Nirmala Deshpande South Asian Peace and Justice Award for 2013 has been conferred on Sunila Abeysekera
This year's World Social Forum, a transnational gathering of social activists, took place in Tunis, a city bubbling w
Hivos welcomes the establishment of the Syrian Women's Forum for Peace (SWFP), which aims to strengthen the role of S
The Women's Initiative Network for Peace has urged President U Thein Sein and the Deputy Commander in Chief of the Ka
Doha, Qatar - Far from the glistening glass and burgeoning metal structures that dot the Doha skyline, the Afghan Tal
Bangladesh's parliament has amended a law allowing the state to appeal against the life sentence given to an oppositi
As unrest unfolds in the Middle East, a traveling art exhibition at the Sheldon Museum of Art in Lincoln seems all th
Marched through the middle a market in Damascus carrying red banners that read 'Stop all military operations in Syria
MADRE, an international women's human rights organization, condemns the growing violence that has killed at least 18
Six women were arrested at the Western Wall on Thursday for wearing prayer shawls during services in a manner that ha
The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) strongly condemns the Palestinian female police's violent dispersal of
It's been nearly two years since Syria's dictator Bashar al Assad began his brutal assault on hundreds of thousands o
Abeer Abu Ghaith, a poised young woman overflowing with optimism, works tirelessly to help Palestinian women achieve
In the offices of the General Union of Palestinian Women –a bastion for older-generation prominent women politi
A conference on Peace and Justice for Kashmiri Women in Srinagar [ Images ] recently brought together representatives
Forty-four Syrian women from different civil society organizations and young independent activists convened in Cairo
Mi Kun Chan Non, a representative of the Mon Women's Organization, and one of the only two female observers of the Mo
The protesting female workers led by PTI leader Aysha Gulalay Wazir were holding placards and banners inscribed with
Based in Ambon, the provincial capital of Maluku and the site of the most severe violence between Christians and Musl
The faces of five men in business suits and one woman in a white head scarf beam under the slogan “Modern Hebro
WE Act 1325 wishes to be counted among the many civil society organizations and other stakeholders who celebrate the