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  1. AFGHANISTAN: Casey, Karzai Discuss Women's Rights

    Democratic Senator Bob Casey and a handful of other senators met with Afghan President Hamid Karzai in Washington, D.

    Thursday, January 10, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 737
  2. MENA/ UNITED STATES: Women and the Arab Spring, Joint Hearing

    Senator BOXER [presiding]. The hearing will come to order.

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 718
  3. 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
  4. USA: Our Commitment to Afghan Women

    Over the course of a decade and through the administrations of two presidents of different political parties, the Uni

    Tuesday, April 3, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 959
  5. INTERNATIONAL: Violence Against Women Surges When War Is

    Rosemary Gonzalez was murdered in 2009, the victim of a war that ended in 1996.

    Thursday, June 23, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 991
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  7. U.S./AFGHANISTAN: Bush Institute Conference Focuses on Afghan Women

    Former first lady Laura Bush says women in Afghanistan are creating their own economic opportunities and that entrepr

    Wednesday, March 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 481
  8. UNITED STATES/AFGHANISTAN: A Continuing Struggle: Empowering Afghan Women

    The March 6 news article "

    Friday, March 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 404
  9. U.S./PAKISTAN: US Launches Gender Equity Programme

    The US government launched a five-year ‘Gender Equity Programme' in Pakistan in 2011, to advance women's human

    Thursday, February 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 319
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  11. UNITED STATES/TURKEY: State Department Extends Funding to Four Turkish Women's NGOs

    The proposals of four Turkish nongovernmental organizations focusing on women's empowerment will be funded by the Uni

    Monday, January 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 148
  12. UNITED STATES/MIDDLE EAST: Clinton: Women can be Force for Mideast Peace

    Women can be a major power in convincing Mideast leaders to agree to a comprehensive Arab-Israeli peace deal, U.S.

    Saturday, January 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 030
  13. CANADA/AFGHANISTAN: Canada's post-2011 Role: Help Afghan Women

    Why should Canada bother helping Afghan women and girls when Canadian combat troops withdraw next year?

    Monday, January 3, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 866
  14. CANADA/AFGHANISTAN: Focus Future Afghan efforts on Women, Report Urges

    A new Senate committee urges the government to put women's rights in Afghanistan at the top of its priority list for

    Thursday, December 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 838
  15. USA/PAKISTAN: U.S. Launches Women's Rights Program in Pakistan

    The United States on Monday launched a new 40-million-dollar Gender Equity Grants Program in Pakistan to advance wome

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 012
  16. US/AFGHANISTAN: U.S. Supports Women Of Afghanistan

    Afghanistan's transition toward leading its own security efforts must include the rights of Afghan women.

    Monday, August 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 002
  17. 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
  18. US/PAKISTAN:The United States Announces the U.S.-Pakistan Gender Equity Program

    After the bilateral Strategic Dialogue meeting in Islamabad today, U.S.

    Monday, July 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 588
  19. INTERNATIONAL: Clinton on Women's Rights, Middle East Peace

    In an interview Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke to NBC's Andrea Mitchell about women's rights and Middle

    Monday, March 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 807
  20. 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
  21. 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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  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. Vicious Circles: Sexual Violence Against Young People in Cambodia, Colombia and Northern Uganda

    Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 106
  29. Because I am a Girl: The State of the World's Girls 2008-Special Focus: In the Shadow of War

    This report is the second in a series of eight reports published by Plan examining the rights of girls throughout the

    Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 236
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. International Alert

    Civil Society Organisations67 030
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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
  39. 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
  40. 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
  41. 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
  42. BLOG: Advancing the Rights of Women and Girls: Keys to a Better Future for Afghanistan

    Secretary Clinton is a forceful and effective champion for women's rights.

    Thursday, August 26, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 499
  43. BLOG: Obama Must Not Let Taliban Rule Over Afghan Women Again

    In mid-August in the northern Afghanistan province of Kunduz, the Taliban carried out a horrific sentence against two

    Tuesday, September 7, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 561
  44. ANALYSIS: A Tale of Three Nations: Freedom, Religion and the Rights of Women

    As the youth-led Freedom Movement of 2011 spreads rapidly across the Middle East and around the world, one can only w

    Sunday, March 13, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 070
  45. ANALYSIS: Muslim Women's Self-reliance and Clinton's Guidance Could Ensure Reforms

    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has correctly warned that women's rights in Tunisia and Egypt risk being undermine

    Monday, March 14, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 083
  46. USA: Support for Entrepreneurship and Women's Empowerment Among U.S. Priorities in South and Central Asia

    Rabia Mariam is a businesswoman who employs an all-women workforce to manufacture scarves and rugs from silk, cotton-

    Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 571