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  1. CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: UN Official Urges Strong Action to Protect Women, Girls

    24 June 2014 – With women and girls in Central African Republic (CAR) falling prey to a raft of “terrifyi

    Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 409
  2. CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: UN, African Officials Urge Efforts to Advance Peace and Stability in CAR

    UN, African officials urge efforts to advance peace and stability in CAR

    Monday, June 2, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 351
  3. CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: Gender-based violence: stop looking for 'proof' and put survivors first

    Time is a luxury and those without money, safety and security don't have it.

    Tuesday, February 18, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 260
  4. CAR: Woman Chosen to Lead Central African Republic Out of Mayhem

    Cheers broke out in the National Assembly building here on Monday as representatives chose the mayor of this beleague

    Monday, January 20, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 209
  5. CENTRAL AFRICA: Central African Republic; 39 Muslims, incl Pregnant Woman and 10 Children Killed by Christians

    A militia group has killed 27 Muslims in a village in the Central African Republic, the United Nations said on Friday

    Monday, December 16, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 177
  6. Central African Republic: UN rights chief warns cycle of violence may 'spin out of control'

    The top United Nations human rights official warned today that the deteriorating violence in the Central African Repu

    Friday, November 8, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 136
  7. CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: Seleka Soldiers Raped Women, Girls in Bangui - Report

    An excerpt from the Amnesty International report, "CAR: Human rights crisis spiralling out of control":

    Tuesday, October 29, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 130
  8. CAR: Briefing and Consultations on the Central African Republic

    Tomorrow morning (Friday, 11 January), the Council will be briefed by Margaret Vogt, the Secretary-General's Special

    Friday, January 11, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 719
  9. CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: Victim - My Daughter Cried When She Saw Bemba's Men Assaulting Me

    On Monday, a victim recounted to International Criminal Court (ICC) judges how she was sexually assaulted in front of

    Monday, June 25, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 171
  10. AFRICA: Peacebuilders Fail Africa's Women Victims of War

    Thousands of women and girls who have been abducted by armed groups, enslaved and repeatedly raped during conflicts a

    Monday, October 31, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 381
  11. CENTRAL AFRICA: African Village Uses Tech to Fight Off a Rape Cult

    An old woman had died.

    Wednesday, June 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 937
  12. CAR: Supporting Women's Rights in Remote Areas

    Violations of human rights are on the increase in northeastern Central African Republic (CAR), with aid workers expre

    Monday, April 25, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 632
  13. DRC/CAR: Congolese Raped Central African Women for Supporting Rebels

    An expert in the use of rape as a tool of war today said Congolese soldiers raped Central African women as “pun

    Thursday, April 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 572
  14. CAR: Expert: How Bemba Soldiers Used Rape as a Weapon of War

    In his second day of testimony, an expert on rape as a tool of war today described to the Jean-Pierre Bemba trial the

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 574
  15. CAR: Concerns Rise Over Human Rights Abuse

    Attacks by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) in parts of the Central African Republic (CAR) have created a complex sit

    Wednesday, February 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 254
  16. CAR: 'Bemba Soldiers Raped Me, My Four Children and My Husband'

    A prosecution witness today recounted how she, her four children, and her husband were subjected to multiple rapes by

    Tuesday, February 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 213
  17. CAR: LRA Rebel Attack as Election Campaign Proceeds

    Ugandan rebels of the LRA (Lord's Resistance Army) headed by Joseph Kony attacked two villages in the south of the Ce

    Tuesday, January 18, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 020
  18. CAR: The ICC Must Double Down on the Bemba Trial

    November 22nd of last year marked the beginning of the ongoing International Criminal Court trial of former Congolese

    Monday, January 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 018
  19. CAR: Bemba's Lawyer Says Several Militias Committed Atrocities

    A defense lawyer in the trial of Jean-Pierre Bemba today stated that there were several militia groups that committed

    Thursday, January 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 021
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  21. CAR: Bemba ICC Trial Showcases War-Rape Prosecution

    The prosecution of Jean-Pierre Bemba, which resumes Jan.

    Thursday, January 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 903
  22. CAR: "Command responsibility" Underpins Allegations Against Bemba at ICC

    It was systematic rape to assert dominance and shatter resistance.

    Thursday, December 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 954
  23. CAR/DRC/SUDAN: Ghosts of Christmas Past - Protecting Civilians from the LRA

    On Christmas Eve 2008 and over the following three weeks, 865 women, men and children were savagely beaten to death a

    Tuesday, December 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 812
  24. CAR: Fair Elections Key to Stability in Central African Republic - UN Envoy

    General elections in the Central African Republic (CAR) next year will be a crucial step towards restoring stability

    Wednesday, December 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 815
  25. CAR/CHAD: Huge Challenges Remain as UN Mission Departs Chad, Central African Republic

    With the United Nations mission in Chad and Central African Republic (CAR) wrapping up by the end of the year, Secret

    Tuesday, December 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 750
  26. CAR: Expert Describes Trauma Among Sexual Violence Survivors as Witness Recounts Gang-Rape

    The second week of the war crimes trial of former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba has seen an expert on ge

    Friday, December 3, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 735
  27. CAR: Bemba Judges Issue Guidelines for Questioning Rape Victims

    Judges today directed parties in the trial of Jean-Pierre Bemba to exercise greater caution when questioning rape vic

    Thursday, December 2, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 749
  28. CAR: The ICC Takes On Gender Crimes

    The International Criminal Court (ICC) has been operational since 2002, yet victims of war crimes, crimes against hum

    Monday, November 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 671
  29. DRC: UN Mission Chief Concerned Over Violence in Troubled North Kivu

    The head of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) today voiced deep c

    Wednesday, September 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 222
  30. DRC: End Impunity in DRC

    The culture of impunity, atrocities and violence against civilians and the plundering of natural resources in the Dem

    Wednesday, September 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 223
  31. DRC: Their Stories Still Ring in My Head (Opinion)

    The wires have been hot this week with reports of a slow-moving mass rape crusade in Walikale, Congo.

    Wednesday, September 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 019
  32. US: African Women Win Promise of U.S. Protection

    Obama earlier this week signed the most widely co-sponsored Africa-specific law in U.S. history.

    Thursday, May 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 133
  33. AFRICA: Achieving Fifty Percent Women in Decision Making by 2015

    Gender activists from East and Southern Africa have expressed shock at the backward trends in the 50/50 campaign in r

    Friday, December 18, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 672