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  1. Position Paper on the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals

    As a network of peacebuilding organizations, constituted regionally and with a global reach, GPPAC's position on the

    Thursday, September 11, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 960
  2. REPORT: Report on the 58th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women

    The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from

    Friday, April 25, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 894
  3. BRIEFING: Rape and Sexual Violence by the Burmese Army

    This briefing details how the Burmese Army has used rape and sexual violence with impunity for decades.

    Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 890
  4. RECOMMENDATIONS: Women's Major Group's Contribution for the 8th session of the OWG on the Sustainable Development Goals: Conflict Prevention, Post-conflict Peace-building and Promotion of Durable Peace and Rule of Law and Governance

    Analysis and key recommendations
    by the Women's Major Group

    Wednesday, February 19, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 873
  5. RECOMMENDATIONS: Policy Recommendations for the Sustainable Development Goals Open Working Group Eight Session

    Conflict Prevention, Post-Conflict Peacebuilding, Promotion of Durable Peace, Rule of Law and Governance.

    Tuesday, February 18, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 872
  6. REPORT: Same Impunity, Same Pattern: Report of Systematic Sexual Violence in Burma's Ethnic Areas

    Today marks the launch of an important new report documenting ongoing crimes of sexual violence—over 100 cases

    Tuesday, January 14, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 862
  7. Reports/Policy Briefs90 729
  8. Q&A with Expert on Criminal Courts and Prosecuting Gender-Based Violence Perpetrators, Bringing Victims in for their Day in Court

    As the United Nations General Assembly convenes this week with an emphasis on the Rule of Law, Maxine Marcus, an expe

    Monday, September 24, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 705
  9. INTERNATIONAL: Gender - New Briefing for UN Entities and Others Working on Violence Against Women

    Violence against women and girls is now universally understood to be a violation of their human rights and it is acce

    Tuesday, September 18, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 701
  10. AWID: Militarism, Conflict and Violence

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    Thursday, April 19, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 590
  11. SRI LANKA: Women's Insecurity in the North and East

    Women in Sri Lanka's predominantly Tamil-speaking north and east are facing a desperate lack of security in the after

    Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 552
  12. Eve Ensler: 'Women Will Rise Up and Take Back the Congo for the Congolese' - Video

    Eve Ensler, author of The Vagina Monologues, talks about her work with the City of Joy refuge in the Democratic Repub

    Monday, December 5, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 541
  13. Time for Action to End Sexual Violence Against Women in Conflict

    “It is more dangerous to be a woman than to be a soldier in modern conflict.” Patrick Cammaert (200

    Wednesday, June 15, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 450
  14. He Loves You, He Beats You: Family Violence in Turkey and Access to Protection

    This report documents brutal and long-lasting violence against women and girls by husbands, partners, and family memb

    Wednesday, May 4, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 407
  15. The World's Women and Girls 2011 Data Sheet

    The situation of women and girls around the world is gaining increased attention in a number of national and internat

    Friday, March 25, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 358
  16. First Survey of Prevalence, Sexual Violence Against Women in the Context of the Colombian Conflict

    The results of the first survey on the prevalence of sexual violence allowed us to make the link between the presence

    Friday, March 25, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 359
  17. We Have Lived In Darkness: A Human Rights Agenda for Guinea's New Government

    “We Have Lived in Darkness”

    A Human Rights Agenda for Guinea's New Government

    Thursday, March 24, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 438
  18. Afghanistan Annual Report on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict

    The human cost of the armed conflict in Afghanistan grew in 2010.

    Tuesday, March 15, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 337
  19. Sexual Assault in the US Military:  Who will Become the Next Statistic?

    The Service Women's Action Network recently helped to file a class action suit on the behalf of a number of women and

    Thursday, February 17, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 307
  20. Who is Behind the Name? A Story of Violence, Loss, and Melancholic Survival in Post-Revolutionary Iran

    This paper journeys along the theoretical and historical trajectories of the early stage of post-revolutionary Iran,

    Tuesday, February 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 202
  21. Violence Against Women: An Urgent Public Health Priority

    Violence against women has been described as “perhaps the most shameful human rights violation, and the most pe

    Saturday, January 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 162
  22. Download: Women, Peace & Security Handbook iPhone/iPad/iTouch App

    Saturday, January 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 170
  23. Gender Inequality and Social Institutions in the D.R. Congo

    The analysis of the current context in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) makes obvious the existing persistence

    Tuesday, December 14, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 092
  24. Across the Lines: the Impact of Nepal's Conflict on Women

    ICTJ, in collaboration with Advocacy Forum – Nepal (AF), has published a report documenting women's experiences

    Wednesday, December 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 169
  25. Haiti: Breaking the cycle of violence: A last chance for Haiti?

    This report documents Amnesty International's concerns about human rights abuses in Haiti after the departure of form

    Tuesday, November 16, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 048
  26. Peacebuilding in Liberia and the Case for a Perspective from Below

    Rule of law reforms in Liberia over the past five years serve as a clear example of how the internationalcommunity ha

    Wednesday, September 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 836
  27. Beaten but Not Broken: Tamil Women Struggle through Conflict and 'Peace' in Sri Lanka

    Women, traditionally responsible for taking care of their families, watched helplessly as Colombo's final militar

    Wednesday, September 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 940
  28. 'As If We Weren't Human' - Discrimination and Violence against Women with Disabilities in Northern Uganda

    After 20 years of displacement and war, the people of northern Uganda are leaving camps set up for internally displac

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 783
  29. STATEMENT: The Rome Statute, the Voices of Victims

    Stocktaking of International Criminal Justice: The Impact of the Rome Statute System on Victims and Affected

    Wednesday, June 2, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 572
  30. Legacy of Repression: Violence against Women in Post-Conflict Guatemala

    Guatemala's 36 year civil war resulted in 662 massacres, 200, 000 dead or “disappeared”, and over one mil

    Saturday, May 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 793
  31. Towards More Informed Responses to Gender Violence and HIV/AIDS in Post-Conflict West African Settings

    The evidence is incontrovertible that Liberia (with its two civil wars, 1989-97 and 2000-03) and Sierra Leone (with i

    Saturday, February 27, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 785
  32. Summaries of Jurisprudence: Gender Based Violence

    This compilation of international standards provides a solid jurisprudential research body and it presents a wider pa

    Wednesday, February 17, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 308
  33. Handbook on Effective Police Responses to Violence Against Women

    Violence against women is a violation of dignity, safety and human rights.

    Wednesday, January 20, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 163
  34. Women War Survivors of Sexual Violence in Liberia: Inequalities in Health, Resilience and Justice

    This article argues that the human consequences of conflict sexual violence have often been misunderstood.

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 787
  35. Concept Note: Strengthening Women's Security and Access to Justice, Implementing UNDP's Eight-Point Agenda for Women's Empowerment and Gender Equality in Crisis Prevention and Recovery

    This paper sets forth UNDP's policy on its work with women's security and access to justice in conflict/post-conflict

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 937
  36. Addressing Gender-based Violence in the Sierra Leone Conflict: Notes from the Field

    Sierra Leone's transition has witnessed a number of landmark procedural and legal innovations which have had widespre

    Thursday, December 31, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 885
  37. Sexual Violence, Process Theories of Negotiations & The Evolution of Human Securit

    In the academic literature on peace negotiations, scholars have touched on issues of justice, but do not go far enoug

    Friday, December 4, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 967
  38. The Trouble with Rape Trials – Views of Witnesses, Prosecutors and Judges on Prosecuting Sexualised Violence during the War in the former Yogoslavia

    This study was inspired by Binaifer Nowrojee, the current director of the Open Society Initiative for East Africa.

    Tuesday, December 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 410
  39. Case Law of the European Court of Human Rights on Violence Against Women

    Case law on violence against women from the European Court of Human Rights provides a powerful incentive for the Coun

    Friday, May 15, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 040
  40. Africa: The Limits and Possibilities of Transitional Justice

    In considering the wars in the Central African Republic (CAR), Darfur, and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) whe

    Thursday, July 17, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 556
  41. Justice for Women: Seeking Accountability for Sexual Crimes in Post-Conflict Situations

    The systematic use of extreme violence, in particular sexual violence, in conflict and post-conflict situations raise

    Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 226
  42. Africa: The Limits and Possibilities of Transitional Justice

    In considering the wars in the Central African Republic (CAR), Darfur, and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) whe

    Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 239
  43. Unfinished Business: Police Accountability in Indonesia

    Impunity is deeply engrained throughout Indonesia's criminal justice system, whereby perpetrators of human rights vio

    Monday, June 23, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 037
  44. Background Note and Recommendations on Ongoing Transitional Justice and Gender Issues in teh Democratic Republic of Congo

    Statement addressed to the US Senate Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law regarding strategies to adopt on sexual

    Friday, April 4, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 681
  45. Project: Access to Justice for Women in Situations of Violence: A comparative Study of Women's Police Station in Latin America

    Project: Access to Justice for Women in Situations of Violence: A comparative Study of Women's Police Station in Lati

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 266
  46. Preventing and Responding to Sexual Violence in Disasters: a Planning Guide for Prevention and Response

    Hurricane Katrina served as a catalyst for the production of this report, which suggests measures to take during the

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 879
  47. Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict : Global Overview and Implications for the Security Sector

    This report demonstrates the horrifying scope and magnitude of sexual violence in armed conflict.

    Saturday, December 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 109
  48. Sierra Leone: Getting Reparations Right for Victims of Sexual Violence

    All victims and survivors of crimes against humanity, war crimes and other serious violations of international human

    Thursday, November 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 081
  49. Laws without Justice: An Assessment of Sudanese Laws Affecting Survivors of Rape

    This report outlines a system of Sudanese laws that exposes rape victims to further abuse, shields perpetrators from

    Friday, June 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 160
  50. Consensus Increases on Rape in International Law

    Rape has always been a part of war and violent conflict.

    Monday, January 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 722

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