“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
Date: 28 March 2016
Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Re
The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from
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In this paper, Saferworld and Conciliation Resources set out a vision for including
WASHINGTON--(ENEWSPF)--January 16, 2014. U.S. Senator Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and U.S.
With El Salvador's gang truce teetering on the brink, it's high time to get women involved in any peace negotiations
This past Saturday marked three years since Haiti was stuck by a devastating earthquake.
The journal International Interactions has just published a special issue titled "A Systematic Understan
The first Didi Nirmala Deshpande South Asian Peace and Justice Award for 2013 has been conferred on Sunila Abeysekera
The new government of Somalia plans to relocate tens of thousands of internally displaced people (IDPs) within Mogadi
The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) in collaboration with several civil organizations has ended a week-long
By now you may have heard about an accusation of terrible cruelty on the part of Uruguayan peacekeepers in Haiti.
Human rights has been a hot topic in Afghanistan since the Taliban's near-medieval treatment of Afghan girls and wome
January 20, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The UN on Thursday claimed that the security situation in Sudan's troubled wester
Despite the political will shown by leaders on the African continent, women in Africa faced serious challenges with r
The Security Council today once again called on parties to conflict to take steps to protect civilians affected by ho
The adoption of the Security Council Resolution 1325 (2000), ten years ago, was a landmark in our efforts to recogniz
The following editorial appeared in the Los Angeles Times on Oct. 28.
A budget planning which has gender consideration in it from the very start will go a long way to reduce disparities b
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
Refugees International welcomed the publication today of a practical “inventory” document that details ac
Congolese laws against sexual violence are not being implemented and a withdrawal of United Nations peacekeepers from
At first glance there is nothing disturbing about the man playing tennis on the red clay courts of the Hotel Karibu.
Latin-American countries are important contributors within the peace operations scenario.
The UN Security Council faces a Srebrenica moment when it votes on December 21st to renew the mandate for MONUC, its
Stephen Lewis warns UN military commanders who gathered on May 27th 2008 at Wilton Park in West Sussex, England to di
Reproductive health for women affected by conflict entails providing services to ensure safe pregnancies and deliveri
This Policy Directive defines and describes requirements for ensuring the equal participation of women, men, girls an
The following stories aim to show the human face of Security Council resolution 1325, featuring profiles of women fro
We are mired in a U.S.-led pre-emptive war against Iraq that violates international law and the UN Charter.
A report from the consultative meeting held in Bratislava, Slovakia, on November 13-15, 2002.