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“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.”

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  1. Women Facing War

    This ICRC study is an extensive reference document on the impact of armed conflict on the lives of women.
    Monday, January 1, 2001
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 222
  2. Getting it Right? A Gender Approach to UNMIK Administration in Kosovo

    This report aims to look at the international community's efforts, or in some cases lack of effort, to include women

    Monday, January 1, 2001
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 300
  3. Gender Approaches in Conflict and Post-Conflict Situations

    The purpose of this manual is to support and strengthen the capacity of UNDP staff working on recovery and rehabilita

    Monday, January 1, 2001
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 374
  4. Women & Civil War: Impact, Organizations and Action

    Since the end of the Cold War, civil wars (intrastate conflicts) have come to dominate the international landscape.

    Monday, January 1, 2001
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 710
  5. Walking on Fire: Haitian Women's Stories of Survival and Resistance

    Haiti, long noted for poverty and repression, has a powerful and too-often-overlooked history of resistance.

    Monday, January 1, 2001
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 069
  6. Gender and Displacement

    Gender and Development (GAD) takes as its starting point the idea that the behaviour of men and women is conditioned

    Friday, December 1, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 539
  7. Reproductive Health of War-Affected Populations: What Do We Know?

    The traditional focus of international and local relief agencies during complex emergencies has always been the provi

    Friday, December 1, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 550
  8. Women and the War in Aceh: These Women Want to Silence All the Guns, Whether Indonesian or Acehnese

    The armed conflict in Aceh must be brought to an end - by whatever means.

    Friday, December 1, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 871
  9. HIV/AIDS as a human security issue: a gender perspective

    The HIV/AIDS epidemic today is not simply a health issue.

    Monday, November 13, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 360
  10. Violence Against Women and HIV/AIDS: Setting the Research Agenda

    Violence and the fear of violence are emerging as an important risk factor contributing to the vulnerability to HIV i

    Monday, October 23, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 504
  11. "No happiness remains": Civilian killings, Pillage and Rape in Alkan-Yurt, Chechnya

    My bitterness is great.... No happiness remains for me in this world.

    Saturday, September 9, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 867
  12. Gender Dimensions of Displacement

    This article focuses on how gender awareness is essential for addressing the protection and participation rights of d

    Thursday, August 31, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 817
  13. Sierra Leone: Rape and Other Forms of Sexual Violence Against Girls and Women

    This document examines the systematic way in which rape and other forms of sexual violence have been used against wom

    Wednesday, June 28, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 340
  14. A Widow's Notes

    Once again I am transfixed, cold. Another victim has been found this morning.

    Thursday, June 1, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 870
  15. INFOHD Report to 56th Session United Nations Commission on Human Rights

    This report will be presented with the following sections: Section 2 on the significance and goals of the mission whi

    Friday, April 28, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 747