“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.”
Date: 29 September 2016
Out of a total of one hundred and seven (197) statements, one hundred and nine (109) statements (56 per cen
Topic: Pursuant to Resolution 2243 (2015), this report covers major developments in Haiti
Date: 14 June 2016
The 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW60) took place at United Nations (UN) Headquarters in N
Date: 28 March 2016
For June, in which Malaysia has the presidency of the UN Security Council, the MAP provides recommendations on the si
On Thursday (21 May), Security Council members held a closed Arria-formula meeting, organised by Spain, focused on ke
The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from
Next month in Geneva, rebels will sit down to talk to representatives of President Bashar al-Assad's government about
With El Salvador's gang truce teetering on the brink, it's high time to get women involved in any peace negotiations
Half a million women were raped during the Rwandan genocide.
Fifty Rwanda Defence Forces (RDF) officers yesterday concluded a two-day course on "prevention and response to c
For March, in which the United Kingdom has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on count
Kathryn Bolkovac was looking for adventure when she left Lincoln in 1999 to join the United Nations peacekeeping miss
These are the remarks, as prepared for delivery, of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at a panel discussion in New Yor
The United Nations today screened The Whistleblower at its New York Headquarters, using the film's theme of a contrac
By now you may have heard about an accusation of terrible cruelty on the part of Uruguayan peacekeepers in Haiti.
The Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon sent Wednesday in Port-au-Prince three senior UN officials as part of the correctiv
Alberto Breccia, a presidential spokesman, said "there is a criminal complaint drawn up by the military" to
The United Nations said today that Uruguay should conduct a full and thorough investigation into allegations of sexua
On screen, two senior United Nations officials in Bosnia are arguing about firing Kathy Bolkovac, an American police
Peace is not made with friends, it is made with enemies.
Some 14 months after Haiti's earthquake, activists say there is an ongoing epidemic of rape and gender-based violence
Indian peacekeepers rescued seven women held by a militia group in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the UN said
Many United Nations peacekeepers are not only failing to meet the needs of civilians, but they are also perceived as
The Security Council today once again called on parties to conflict to take steps to protect civilians affected by ho
The protection of civilians from the worst ravages of war is a dilemma that international bodies have sought to addre
The adoption of the Security Council Resolution 1325 (2000), ten years ago, was a landmark in our efforts to recogniz
Thirty members of the All-Women Corps in the Civilian Protection Component of the International Monitoring Team (IMT)
The United States has pledged new funding to help implement U.N.
Women with disabilities in northern Uganda experience ongoing discrimination and sexual and gender-based violence, Hu
After 20 years of displacement and war, the people of northern Uganda are leaving camps set up for internally displac
The recent savage rape and assault of scores of civilians in the remote and troubled far east of the Democratic Repub
Four female officers from the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force have returned to the country after participating in
The list of what needs to be fixed in Haiti is distressingly long, and progress has been frustratingly slow.
Bangladesh's first female contingent to be deployed to an UN peacekeeping mission arrived today (1 June) in quake-rav
The 75-page report, “'We'll Kill You If You Cry:' Sexual Violence in the Sierra Leone Conflict,” presents
Open Letter to the Group of Friends of 1325: Recommendations for the September 2019 UN General Assembly High
The Fiji Broadcasting Corporation together with the Fiji Women's Crisis Centre is organizing an anti-rape concert on