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  1. Report of the Secretary-General pursuant to Security Council resolution 2367 (2017) (S/2018/359)

    Period of the review: January-April 2018

    Prepared by Ijechi Nwaozuzu

    Tuesday, April 17, 2018
    Secretary General Reports101 986
  2. Report Of The Secretary-General Pursuant To Resolution 2367 (2017) (S/2018/42)

    Period of the review: October-December 2017

    Prepared by Ijechi Nwaozuzu

    Wednesday, January 17, 2018
    Secretary General Reports101 257
  3. Fourth report of the Secretary-General pursuant to paragraph 7 of resolution 2233 (2015) (Iraq: S/2016/592)

    Period of Time and Topic: Covering the period from 27 April 2016 to 5 July 2016, the Secre

    Tuesday, July 5, 2016
    Secretary General Reports97 041
  4. MIDDLE EAST: Arab Spring vs. Women's Rights

    In the "Arab Spring" countries in transition, women are now marginalized or excluded entirely from politica

    Thursday, June 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 156
  5. IRAQ: Iraqi Women Fight For Their Rights

    Watch Euronews' video report on
    Wednesday, June 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 097
  6. IRAQ and KURDISTAN: Where Arranged Marriages Are Customary, Suicides Grow More Common

    With her father sitting nearby, 16-year-old Jenan Merza struggled to explain why she was lying in bed recovering from

    Wednesday, June 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 098
  7. IRAQ: "Honor Killings" Require Tougher Laws, Say Iraqi Women

    Near the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk, a father doused his three teenage daughters with boiling water and shot them

    Tuesday, March 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 879
  8. WEST ASIA: Gender and Conflict in Iraq

    Wednesday, February 15, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 835
  9. IRAQ: Fighting for Gender Equality

    Tuesday, February 7, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 764
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  12. IRAQ: Interview: Between Nationalism and Women's Rights - The Kurdish Women's Movement

    Jadaliyya: What made you write this article?

    Wednesday, December 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 543
  13. IRAQ: Iraqi women: Winners or Losers in a War-torn Society?

    As the remaining US troops in Iraq prepare to return home, how has life changed for women in the country they are lea

    Tuesday, November 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 455
  14. IRAQ: Iraqi Women Come Together Fighting Violence Against Women

    The Ministry of State for Women Affairs agreed on Thursday with the Ministries of Health, Labor and Interior and the

    Thursday, March 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 459
  15. IRAQ: Iraqi Women Feel Shunted Despite Election Quota

    Iraqi women hoped that last year's election would cement a larger role for them in the government.

    Saturday, March 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 405
  16. IRAQ: Women's Global Peace Organization Defends Rights of Ashraf Residents

    One of the most prominent women's organizations in the world has written a letter to the UN Secretary General, callin

    Wednesday, March 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 349
  17. IRAQ: Iraq Abuse Worsening for Women and Minorities: HRW

    Human rights abuses remain common across Iraq with the status of women and minority groups on the decline, eight year

    Tuesday, February 22, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 288
  18. IRAQ: Eight Years of Abuses and Impunity

    A leading human rights group released a report Monday documenting the proliferation of human rights abuses in Iraq si

    Monday, February 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 301
  19. IRAQ: The Road Ahead Women's rights and the future of Iraq

    The unstable security situation in Iraq already made women particularly vulnerable.

    Tuesday, February 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 273
  20. KURDISTAN/IRAQ: Kurds in Baghdad Discusses Absence of Women in Iraqi Govt

    The Kurdish house in Baghdad held on Saturday an educational seminar about Iraqi women and ways to involve them in ex

    Saturday, February 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 178
  21. MIDDLE EAST: Think Tank Discusses Impact of Armed Conflicts on Women

    Despite being the main victims in regional armed conflicts, women are still excluded from playing a role in conflict

    Thursday, February 3, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 139
  22. IRAQ: Iraq's too Often Forgotten Women

    Friday, January 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 127
  23. IRAQ: 2011 Looks Grim for Progress on Women's Rights in Iraq

    When Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al Maliki introduced what he called a national partnership government two weeks ago,

    Thursday, January 27, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 080
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  25. IRAQ: No Country for Women

    The improved political representation of women in Iraq is in sharp contrast to their broader disempowerment, as highl

    Sunday, November 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 642
  26. IRAQ: Iraq Defaults on Millions in Welfare Payments

    Iraq has run out of money to pay for widows' benefits, farm crops and other programmes for the poor, its parliament w

    Monday, November 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 880
  27. INTERNATIONAL/MIDDLE EAST: ESCWA Celebrates 10th Anniversary of 1325 and Launches Study on Women's Role in Conflicts and Conflict-Resolution

    ESCWA opened today its scheduled activities of the Tenth Anniversary of Security Council Resolution 1325 concerning w

    Monday, October 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 441
  28. USA/IRAQ: Grants to Support Iraqi Widows and Female Heads of Household

    The Department of State has awarded $5 million in grants to several nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) to provide d

    Friday, October 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 429
  29. IRAQ: Women's Education Expands in Iraq

    The hallways of a grade school were uncharacteristically silent and absent of students as they had been for months pr

    Sunday, October 3, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 255
  30. IRAQ: Iraq's 'Al-Qaeda Widows' Seek Help, Rehabilitation

    Scores of Iraqi women forced into marriages with Al-Qaeda fighters following the U.S.-led invasion in 2003 are seekin

    Friday, October 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 244
  31. KURDISTAN: Women to Women

    ‘Girls are forced to get married by their families at an early age, because once she goes to university and gra

    Saturday, September 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 247
  32. IRAQ: Female, Single, Over 30: Iraqis Count Cost of War

    Only one of Nidal Haidar's six sisters is married. She has given up on ever getting hitched.

    Monday, September 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 036
  33. Iraq: Civilians Under Fire

    Hundreds of civilians are still being killed or maimed every month in Iraq, even if the past two years have seen an o

    Sunday, April 25, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 772
  34. IRAQ: Iraqi Women Gear Up For Greater Role In Politics

    When Iraq finally forms a new government, one thing is certain -- there will be many new faces.

    Thursday, April 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 017
  35. AUSTRALIA: Australia Increases Support for Women in Conflict Situations

    Today, International Women's Day, marks the economic, social and political achievements of women.

    Monday, March 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 689
  36. IRAQ: Iraqi Women Crowd Ballot in Election

    On the eve of Iraq's second nationwide election, a car bomb killed at least three pilgrims

    Saturday, March 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 693
  37. IRAQ: Iraqi Women Are Seeking Greater Political Influence

    For women in Iraq, the coming national elections offer both a promise and a reminder of the difficulty of change in t

    Tuesday, February 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 507
  38. Iraq Personal Status Law of 1959 and Amendments (English Translation)

    The 1959 Iraqi Law of Personal Status (as subsequently amended) governs the manner that religious courts may settle d

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 965
  39. IRAQ: How are Women in Iraq Faring Now?

    Friday, August 14, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 853
  40. Stronger Women, Stronger Nations: 2008 Iraq Report

    This report combines grassroots access and experience with international political expertise amplify women's voices i

    Saturday, March 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 275
  41. Women In Iraq: The Gender Impact of International Sanctions

    Few social scientists embark on fieldwork in a nation at war; nonetheless, Yasmin Husein Al-Jawaheri's recent book is

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 094
  42. Conflict Resolution, Communication Skills and Organizational Management: A Capacity-building Workshop for Iraqi Women Leaders

    The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has long recognized the distinct experience of women in conflict and post-

    Friday, June 15, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 926
  43. Decades of suffering, Now Women deserve better

    Among the recommendations made in this report, Amnesty International calls on the Iraqi authorities to ensure that th

    Tuesday, February 22, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 740
  44. Decades of suffering, Now Women deserve better

    Among the recommendations made in this report, Amnesty International calls on the Iraqi authorities to ensure that th

    Tuesday, February 22, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 741
  45. Do Women Face Human Rights Problems in These Elections?

    Report, Human Rights Watch, 23 January 2005

    Sunday, January 23, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 424
  46. The Pursuit of Gender Equality in Post-War Iraq

    Iraq's post-war reconstruction period occupies a brief moment in time but holds long-lasting implications for women.

    Saturday, January 1, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 416
  47. MADRE Opposes New UN Resolution on Iraq

    MADRE, an international women's human rights organization with special consultative status at the Economic and Social

    Friday, September 5, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 426
  48. Iraqis Discuss Their Country's Future: Post-War Perspective From the Iraqi Street: Challenges For Women in the New Iraq

    Women in Iraq, as elsewhere in the world, face special challenges in their quest to fully participate in their countr

    Monday, July 28, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 746
  49. Gender Checklist for Iraq: A Sector Guide to Gender Concerns for the Assessment Missions

    Sunday, June 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 928
  50. Winning the Peace Conference Report: Women's Role in Post-Conflict Iraq

    The crucial role women can—and should—play in Iraqi reconstruction was the focus of a forum on April 21 a

    Tuesday, April 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 899