“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.”
In 1999, Kathryn Bolkovac, a single mother from Nebraska and a seasoned cop, joined the U.N.
Nepal's efforts to help conflict-affected women and girls gain a stronger footing in society may not be enough for th
Migrant workers living in a squatter settlement outside Tripoli have claimed that nearly two dozen women in the camp
Women are particularly good at building peace and creating social change.
Peace is not made with friends, it is made with enemies.
Just a few days after independence was declared, the South Sudan Women Lawyers Association (SSWLA) issued a rallying
Uprisings espousing principles of democracy, participation and human rights have spread across the Arab world.
What could be a better weapon than rape?
Armed violence continues to affect large numbers of Iraqis, with minorities, women and children suffering disproporti
We all know that women and girls living in areas of armed conflict and disaster suffer the worst consequences of cris
The supposed sanctuary of Kenyan refugee camps can't protect Somali women from the horrors of a growing rape epidemic
Women fleeing conflict and famine in Somalia are facing another threat to their lives, sexual assault.