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  1. INTERNATIONAL: Where Are Women's Rights in Plans to Tackle Rape in War Zones?

    At an event in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office last night, the foreign secretary will launch a high-profile new i

    Wednesday, May 30, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 078
  2. TURKEY: 2 500 Women Activists Travel to Istanbul for AWID Forum

    More than 2,500 women from 140 countries traveled to İstanbul on Thursday for the start of the Association of Wo

    Thursday, April 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 009
  3. You Dress According to Their Rules: Enforcement of an Islamic Dress Code for Women in Chechnya

    This report documents acts of violence, harassment, and threats against women in Chechnya to intimidate them into wea

    Thursday, March 10, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 408
  4. INTERNATIONAL: Human Rights Committee Concludes Ninety-Ninth Session

    The Human Rights Committee concluded its ninety-ninth session today, during which it considered and adopted concludin

    Friday, July 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 752
  5. INTERNATIONAL: Global Bridge Gatherings Rally Support for Women in War Zones

    Afghan women walk past a guesthouse damaged a day after the suicide attacks in Kabul, 27 Feb. 2010

    Monday, March 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 685
  6. INTERNATIONAL: Marking International Women's Day

    International Women's Day is celebrated each year on March eighth.

    Monday, March 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 687
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  8. INTERNATIONAL: Changing the Game: Gaining Traction in Fragile States

    Speech by Inés Alberdi, UNIFEM Executive Director

    Date: 4 March 2010

    Thursday, March 4, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 674
  9. Monthly Action Points (MAP) on Women, Peace and Security: March 2010

    The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the March 2010 version of our Monthly Action Points (

    Monday, March 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 195
  10. UN Secretary-General Calls for Empowerment of Women

    United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says that full empowerment of women requires expanding economic opportun

    Monday, February 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 673
  11. Monthly Action Points (MAP) on Women, Peace and Security: February 2010

    The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the February 2010 version of our Monthly Action Point

    Monday, February 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 168
  12. INTERNATIONAL: Sexual Violence as a War Tactic - Security Council Resolution 1888: Next Steps

    At the end of September 2009, two sharply contrasting events coincided: the United States Secretary of State Hillary

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 677
  13. INTERNATIONAL: United Nations Agencies Forward Together in the Response to Violence Against Women

    Momentum is building to eliminate the most pervasive yet least recognized human rights abuse in the world—viole

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 678
  14. INTERNATIONAL: Confronting Violence Against Women -- What Has Worked Well - and Why

    Violence against women and girls is a virulent form of abuse and discrimination that transcends race, class and natio

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 679
  15. Monthly Action Points On Women, Peace, and Security: Security Council: December 2009

    Tuesday, December 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 240
  16. Gender-Based Violence: Emerging Issues in Programs Serving Displaced Populations

    Sunday, September 1, 2002
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 205
  17. If Not Now, When? Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Refugee, Internally Displaced and Post-Conflict Settings: A Global Overview

    Throughout history, gender−based violence has been an integral component of armed conflict.

    Monday, April 1, 2002
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 210
  18. 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
  19. KARAT Coalition

    Civil Society Organisations67 206
  20. World YWCA Day 2010 : Women Creating a Safe World

    Since 1947, World YWCA Day has been celebrated annually on April 24 and is an opportunity for YWCAs around the world

    Friday, April 23, 2010 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 686
  21. Changemakers Seeking Solutions for Raising Awareness against Gender-based Violence

    The Campus of Excellence and Ashoka's Changemakers have launched a new competition for preventing violence against wo

    Sunday, March 14, 2010 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 687
  22. WomenWatch online discussion: Human Rights Peacebuilding

    The Inter-Agency Network on Women and Gender Equality (IANWGE) invites you to participate in online discussions on th

    Sunday, February 14, 2010 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 690
  23. Beijing at 15

    The United Nations Department of Public Information would like to invite you to an online discussion on "Women a

    Sunday, January 31, 2010 - 19:00 to Saturday, February 27, 2010 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 692
  24. Status Report on Haiti

    Since the massive earthquake struck Haiti on January 12th, Ambassador and Mrs.

    Tuesday, February 2, 2010 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 693
  25. International Violence Against Women Act Introduction event at the U.S. Capitol

    This event presents a great opportunity for our entire community to demonstrate what widespread support there is for

    Wednesday, February 3, 2010 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 694
  26. The Role of the Health Sector in Addressing Gender-Based Violence

    The integration of the health sector into strategies to prevent and respond to gender-based violence is often lacking

    Sunday, February 7, 2010 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 695
  27. World Day of Social Justice

    At its sixty-second session, in November 2007, the General Assembly of the United Nations proclaimed 20 February as W

    Friday, February 19, 2010 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 697
  28. Vital Voices Global Leadership Awards

    Every year since 2002, we have gathered at The John F.

    Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 954
  29. International Gender Policy Network

    The International Gender Policy Network (IGPN) is a membership based, non-governmental organization and has been esta

    Thursday, December 31, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 175
  30. STATEMENT: Women for Women's Human Rights - Press Statement On Gezi Park Resistance

    We Demand a Truly Democratic Government Respectful of a Participatory System based on Freedom and Peace!

    Sunday, June 9, 2013 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 714