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  1. Reports/Policy Briefs90 915
  2. India Civil Society Response to 12th Open Working Group Document

    "We are at the end of a long, open and consultative process anchored by the UN Open Working Group.

    Friday, June 20, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 107
  3. REPORT: Seeking Accountability and Demanding Change - A Report on Women's Human Rights in Syria Before and During the Conflict

    Tuesday, June 3, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 902
  4. 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
  5. REPORT: Afghanistan's Parliament in the Making

    After more than a decade of an international intervention and close to the proclaimed second post-2014 transition pha

    Wednesday, March 19, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 883
  6. REPORT: Three Years of Conflict and Displacement. How this Crisis is Impacting Syrian Women and Girls

    The Syrian civil war has had a devastating impact on women and girls.

    Monday, March 17, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 882
  7. The Long Journey of Palestine Refugee Women

    Saturday, March 8, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 102
  8. REPORT: "No One is Safe" The Abuse of Women in Iraq's Criminal Justice System

    February 7, 2014 - Both men and women suffer from the severe flaws of the criminal justice system.

    Wednesday, February 12, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 870
  9. BOOK: The Law, Patriarchy and Religious Fundamentalism: Women's Rights in Pakistan

    The Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC) and its sister organisation the Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) are pleas

    Thursday, January 16, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 865
  10. UN-ACTION PLAN: Philippines Super Typhoon Response Gender Alert


    Monday, November 18, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 857
  11. REPORT: Women and Conflict in Afghanistan

    Executive Summary

    Monday, October 14, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 844
  12. REPORT: Disability Inclusion in the Syrian Refugee Response in Lebanon

    Over 1.6 million refugees have fled Syria since the conflict started two years ago, with almost one-third seeking pro

    Wednesday, July 24, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 822
  13. SRI LANKA: "We Will Teach You a Lesson" Sexual Violence against Tamils by Sri Lankan Security Forces

    The 140-page report provides detailed accounts of 75 cases of alleged rape and sexual abuse that occurred from 2006-2

    Tuesday, February 26, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 779
  14. SYRIA: A Regional Crisis the IRC Commission on Syrian Refugees

    Tuesday, January 15, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 765
  15. Syria - What Women Say - Voices from Ground: Syria's Humanitarian Crisis

    In recent months ICAN's staff have held regular in-person and online consultations with Syrian civil society activist

    Friday, January 4, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 766
  16. 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 18, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 760
  17. SYRIA: Syrian Women & Girls -- No Safe Refuge

    In Syria, women and girls are being targeted for rape on a massive scale.

    Sunday, November 18, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 755
  18. ISRAEL/PALESTINE: A Mapping of Cooperative Health Programs in Palestine and Israel

    Health is essential to the economy, well-being, national security, and future of the Middle East region.

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 712
  19. MENA: Women and the Arab Spring, Human Rights from the Ground Up

    Dominant human rights frameworks tend to define women's human rights in terms of individual political rights, a frame

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 715
  20. MENA: Women and the Arab Spring, Taking Their Place?

    On 18 January 2011, in Cairo, Asmaa Mahfouz, a 26-year-old blogger, posted a video on Facebook calling for a demonstr

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 716
  21. MENA: The Role of Social Media in Arab Women's Empowerment

    The societal and political transformations sweeping the Arab region have empowered large segments of the region's pop

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 717
  22. 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
  23. MENA: The Arab Spring for Women? Gender, Representation, and Middle East Politics in 2011 (Academic)

    A number of news articles, news programs, and pundits have described the “Arab Spring” as an "Arab S

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 722
  24. MENA: Women's Rights Movements in the 'Arab Spring': Major Victories for Human Rights, or Symbolic Accommodations to Strengthen Regime Change Movements?

    American journalist Lara Logan explained on camera how she endured a sexual assault in Cairo's Tahrir Square, but cou

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 723
  25. MENA: Women's Rights and the Arab Spring Middle East/North Africa Overview and Fact Sheet

    Successful uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt in the last year have sparked movements against dictatorships across the Mi

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 725
  26. BURMA: From Persecution to Deprivation: International Donors Neglect 60.000 Displaced Kachin on China-Burma Boarder

    About 60,000 Kachin villagers fleeing Burma Army attacks and persecution, who are sheltering in Kachin-controlled ter

    Tuesday, October 2, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 737
  27. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women Speak: Enhancing Security and Human Rights in Afghanistan

    International efforts to assist women have produced mixed results: while Afghan women have won the right to participa

    Friday, September 7, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 686
  28. REPORT: Syrian Women & Girls: Fleeing Death, Facing Ongoing Threats and Humiliation

    Syrian women and girls coming to Lebanon are at increased risk of multiple forms of violence due to generalized insec

    Wednesday, August 1, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 856
  29. New Policy Empowers Women

    The government has taken a policy to prioritise women leadership in the microfinance and other income generating prog

    Tuesday, July 24, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 666
  30. PAPUA NEW GUINEA: The Past That Has Not Passed: Human Rights Violations in Papua Before and After Reformasi

    This joint report by ICTJ and the Institute for Human Rights Study and Advocacy (ELSHAM-Papua) provides important ins

    Thursday, June 28, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 735
  31. NGOWG Letter to Security Council Regarding Syria

    The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has issued a letter to the Security Council Permanent Representati

    Friday, June 15, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 617
  32. Reports/Policy Briefs90 609
  33. FemLINKPACIFIC Women Peace and Human Security Update 2 of 2012

    Monday, March 26, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 585
  34. PAPUA NEW GUINEA: "Enough Is Enough!" Testimonies of Papuan Women Victims of Violence and Human Rights Violations 1963–2009

    “We women of Papua have been bruised, cornered, besieged from all directions.

    Wednesday, March 14, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 736
  35. The Future of Women's Rights in Afghanistan: Interview with Fariba Nawa

    I'm Michel Martin and this is TELL ME MORE from NPR News.

    Tuesday, December 6, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 539
  36. Kuwait: Gender Discrimination Creates Statelessness and Endangers Families

    Gender discrimination in Kuwait's nationality laws increases the incidence of statelessness by rendering children of

    Thursday, October 20, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 513
  37. Kuwait: Gender Discrimination Creates Statelessness and Endangers Families

    Gender discrimination in Kuwait's nationality laws increases the incidence of statelessness by rendering children of

    Thursday, October 20, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 514
  38. Report: Girls/Women`s Challanges in Afghanistan

    In 2001, after the fall of the Taliban regime, reconstruction of political and economical structures began in Afghani

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 461
  39. Afghan Women and the United Nations

    UN Women working for Afghan women.

    Tuesday, April 19, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 377
  40. Afghan Women at the Crossroads: Agents of Peace-Or Its Victims?

    Ten years ago, as the world was celebrating the arrival of the twenty-first century, the

    Friday, March 25, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 367
  41. 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
  42. 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
  43. Alternative Report on the Implementation of the UN Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW): Sri Lanka

    The Com­mit­tee on the Elim­i­na­tion of Dis­crim­i­na­tion against Wo­m­

    Saturday, January 29, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 360
  44. The Status of Women in the Middle East and North Africa Project, Overview: Lebanon

    Project Background

    Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 322
  45. Fourth and Fifth Periodic CEDAW Report of Israel

    The combined fourth and fifth periodic report of Israel (CEDAW/C/ISR/4-5) states the Police Special Task Force for Tr

    Tuesday, January 18, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 160
  46. UNIFEM (part of UNWomen) East and Southeast Asia Subregional Office, July – December 2010 Highlights

    To mark the 10th anniversary of United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 resolution on women, peace an

    Saturday, December 4, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 109
  47. Forced Evictions: Assessing the Impact on Palestinian Women in East Jerusalem

    The Women's Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling (WCLAC) has issued a report highlighting the gender-specific impact

    Wednesday, December 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 104
  48. Civil Society Alliance on UN Women: Perspectives from Pakistani Rights Activists

    The UN has, over many decades, taken steps and established mechanisms to promote gender justice and equality and wome

    Wednesday, September 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 925
  49. The Ten Dollar Talib and Women's Righs

    This report describes continuing abuses of women's righ

    Tuesday, July 13, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 676
  50. The Conflict in Kyrgyzstan - Complex and Gendered

    In early June 2010, news began to emerge from southern Kyrgyzstan of an eruption of brutality and violence against et

    Thursday, July 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 638