“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.”
Prepared By Colleen Bromberger
Reporting Period: 1-30 September 2018
ISIS has committed the crime of genocide as well as multiple crimes against humanity and war crimes against the Yazid
This report by Amnesty International, Coerced and denied: Forced marriages and barriers to contraception in Burkina F
In August 2015, the United Nations adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the agenda that will guide globa
The report "Good Girl's Don't Protest" discusses the abuse Sudanese women face at the hands of Government security fo
Following the murder of prominent Indigenous human rights activist, Berta Caceres, environmental and humanitarian gro
This document sets out the commitments that the international community has since made to women and girls affected by
Policy and research on the role of firearms in women's lives usually stress women as victims of gun violence.
As a network of peacebuilding organizations, constituted regionally and with a global reach, GPPAC's position on the
"This document is intended to help humanitarian practitioners more effectively identify and address the unique n
New guidance from the IASC Gender Reference Group regarding immediate steps the humanitarian community can take to ad
The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from
This briefing details how the Burmese Army has used rape and sexual violence with impunity for decades.
With no political solution on the horizon to end the con- flict in Syria, it is clear that humanitarian agencies must
February 7, 2014 - Both men and women suffer from the severe flaws of the criminal justice system.
Today marks the launch of an important new report documenting ongoing crimes of sexual violence—over 100 cases
The present report, submitted pursuant to the request contained in the statement by the President of the Security Cou
The Secretary-General released an advanced English copy of the Report to Member States in mid-July, and is expected t
In June 2013, AP R2P released a new policy brief in the third volume of its policy brief series in 2013.
This 40-page report highlights key steps that Libya should take to meet its international obligations by firmly rejec
This first widespread governmental study on sexual harassment in Egypt has revealed that an astounding 99.3 per cent
With Mohammad Morsi's inauguration as President of Egypt in June 2012, many Egyptians hoped that the country's fitful
Senator BOXER [presiding]. The hearing will come to order.
The purpose of this review is “to investigate the effectiveness of interventions for preventing boys' and young
Although the principle of the Responsibility to Protect has a number of supporters, there is still little agreement o
Women survivors of sexual violence seeking refuge are disadvantaged because they lack agency in the forced migration
For March, in which the United Kingdom has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on count
This OHCHR publication on "International Legal Protection of Human Rights in Armed Conflict" is a very usef
The Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice is an international women's human rights organisation that advocates for g
This report documents brutal and long-lasting violence against women and girls by husbands, partners, and family memb
The human cost of the armed conflict in Afghanistan grew in 2010.
The effectiveness of international aid, both in meeting urgent needs and in tackling entrenched poverty, is being und
The January 2010 earthquake devastated Haiti.
This paper gives an overview of the challenges which indigenous women in Latin America face in accessing both formal
The protection of civilians from the worst ravages of war is a dilemma that international bodies have sought to addre
If tackling gender discrimination ‘makes development and economic sense', as the World Bank suggests, why is so