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  1. LIBYA: Libyan Women's Rights Advocate Salwa Abugaigis Assassinated

    Human rights activist Salwa Bugaighis was shot dead by unknown assailants at her home in the restive east Libyan city

    Thursday, June 26, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 411
  2. LIBYA: The Law is Failing the Women of Libya

    What started as a normal day for an ordinary young woman here in Libya turned into a nightmare when a security guard

    Thursday, June 19, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 393
  3. LIBYA: Female Election Candidates Receive Training

    With support from UNSMIL, the Libyan Women's Forum (LWF) (www.libyan-wome

    Saturday, June 14, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 392
  4. LIBYA: Libya Set to Pay Reparations to Victims of Rape as a War Crime

    A decree issued Wednesday in Libya would recognize rape committed during that country's revolution as a war crime and

    Thursday, June 12, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 362
  5. LIBYA: Women's "It Will Be Our Constitution" Campaign Launched with 50,000 SMS Messages

    The German ambassador Christian Much launched the women's “it will be our constitution” campaign by sendi

    Monday, February 17, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 254
  6. LIBYA: Female PM candidate says country needs a 'woman's touch'

    Libyan political activist Amal al-Taher el-Haj has submitted her name to the General National Congress as a candidate

    Wednesday, January 15, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 188
  7. LIBYA: Women's Political Participation in Libya: Progress and Pitfalls

    As Libya transitions to democracy, major decisions are being made that will impact the nation's future.

    Wednesday, November 6, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 140
  8. LIBYA: The Draft Constitution Aside, Libyans Aren't Enjoying Equal Rights

    By Ronald Bruce St. John

    Friday, October 4, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 104
  9. LIBYA: HRW Calls on Libya to Protect Women's Rights

    The end of Moammar Gadhafi's 40-year rule in 2011 was a watershed moment for women, said a new report from Human Righ

    Monday, May 27, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 967
  10. REPORT: A Revolution for All: Women's Rights in the New Libya

    This 40-page report highlights key steps that Libya should take to meet its international obligations by firmly rejec

    Monday, May 27, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 808
  11. LIBYA: Libya Urged to Adopt UN Report on Violence Against Women

    Several Libyan organisations fighting for women's rights held a demo on Thursday morning against deteriorating human

    Monday, March 25, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 873
  12. LIBYA: Libya's Women Activists Outraged by Court Ruling on Wives

    Libya's Supreme Court has overturned a marriage law requiring a husband to secure the approval of his first wife befo

    Wednesday, February 27, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 837
  13. LIBYA: Encouraging Libyan Women to Play a Greater Role in Politics

    In July last year Libya held its first free elections in almost 40 years, following the death of former dictator Moam

    Monday, February 4, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 778
  14. LIBYA: Only One Genuinely Elected Woman in the Libyan `Government` and She is in Hiding

    The unlawful occupation regime attempting to govern Libya without any success has a fake `General National Congress`

    Saturday, January 5, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 705
  15. LIBYA: Libya to Receive UN Women Grant for the First Time

    Libya will be among 18 countries to receive a grant from the UN Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women (UN Trust Fu

    Monday, November 12, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 624
  16. LIBYA: Former Exiles Chafe Over Surge of Salafism

    Before last year, Naziha Arebi hardly knew her Libyan family.

    Sunday, September 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 405
  17. LIBYA: 'For Gaddafi, rape was a weapon'

    A French reporter has published a book of testimonies from women forced into former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's h

    Friday, September 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 397
  18. LIBYA: Libya's New Women Politicians Seize Chance in Vote

    Majdah al-Fallah flashes a broad smile and pumps the hands of shoppers in downtown Tripoli as she works potential vot

    Friday, July 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 198
  19. LIBYA: Equal Participation of Women Vital for Building New Libya, Says UN Envoy

    The top United Nations envoy in Libya today stressed the importance of the equal participation of women in rebuilding

    Wednesday, June 27, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 173
  20. 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
  21. LIBYA: Libyan Women Hope for Gains in Elections

    The video that accompanies this story can be found
    Friday, May 18, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 057
  22. ARAB SPRING: 'Why Do They Hate Us'

    In "Distant View of a Minaret," the late and much-neglected Egyptian writer Alifa Rifaat begins her short s

    Wednesday, April 25, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 017
  23. LIBYA: Historic Transition in Libya Must Not Forget the Survivors of Sexual Violence

    As the Security Council last week voted unanimously to extend the mandate of the UN's political mission in Libya, its

    Monday, March 26, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 927
  24. LIBYA: From 0 to 40: LWPP Advocacy Effort Secures Major Representation for Women in New Libyan Assembly

    The Libyan Women's Platform for Peace (LWPP) welcomes the passage of a new electoral law, which guarantees women at l

    Thursday, February 9, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 784
  25. LIBYA: Libya Drops Election Quota for Women

    Libya will scrap a proposal for 10 percent of seats in a new national assembly to be set aside for women, a Western d

    Friday, January 20, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 682
  26. NORTH AFRICA: For Arab Women, Change in the Digital Reality is Coming, but Slowly

    By all standards, 2011 was quite an exceptional year for men and women in the Arab world.

    Wednesday, January 18, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 677
  27. LIBYA: Hidden Deaths of Libyan Rape Survivors

    Wartime rape is a persistent and brutal aspect of conflict, whether during or in the aftermath of hostilities.

    Monday, January 9, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 643
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  29. ARAB SPRING: 'Collaboration Among Arab Spring's Women Activists, Beneficial, Crucial'

    A women's rights activist from Jordan, during an İstanbul conference on women's empowerment in the midst of the

    Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 598
  30. MIDDLE EAST: Libyan Women Battle for Empowerment

    "We have a lot of work ahead of us," says Sara Mazik, from Women for Libya, a new group of women who have r

    Tuesday, December 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 528
  31. LIBYA: ICC begins investigating sex crimes by Gaddafi loyalists

    A team from the International Criminal Court (ICC) has arrived in Libya to begin investigating sexual crimes committe

    Tuesday, December 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 494
  32. Monthly Action Points (MAP) on Women, Peace and Security, NGOWG, December 2011

    For December, in which the Russian Federation has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations o

    Tuesday, December 6, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 540
  33. LIBYA: Women are seeking a bigger role in new Libyan state

    To say they're excited about the downfall of the Gaddafi regime would be an understatement.From the moment Newsbeat m

    Friday, December 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 488
  34. LIBYA: Women in Libya and the Arab Spring

    On November 2, the Subcommittee on International Operations and Organizations, Human Rights, Democracy, and Global Wo

    Wednesday, November 9, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 415
  35. LIBYA: With New Hope, Women Activists Keep Focus on Libya

    Libyan exile Shahrazad Kablan was teaching school in Cincinnati when the uprising against Col.

    Friday, October 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 345
  36. LIBYA: Women Who Defied al-Gaddafi Regime Not Spared From Brutal Jails

    One of the grimmest features of the armed conflict in Libya has been the spate of arbitrary arrests and enforced disa

    Friday, September 23, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 189
  37. LIBYA: No turning back for Libyan Women

    Insherah Jernazi adheres to such a strict interpretation of Islamic modesty that she never leaves home without coveri

    Friday, September 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 190
  38. LIBYA: Libya's War-Tested Women Hope to Keep New Power

    Aisha Gdour, a school psychologist, smuggled bullets in her brown leather handbag.

    Tuesday, September 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 180
  39. LIBYA: African Women say Rebels raped them in Libyan Camp

    When the sun sets on the refugee camp for black Africans that has sprung up at the marina in this town six miles west

    Thursday, September 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 169
  40. LIBYA: Nation Will Only Become Inclusive When Women are Given a Say in its Future

    At this week's conference on Libya in Paris, the Libyan National Transitional Council (NTC) and the international com

    Friday, September 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 199
  41. LIBYA: Migrants in Libya Camp Claim Rape

    Migrant workers living in a squatter settlement outside Tripoli have claimed that nearly two dozen women in the camp

    Tuesday, August 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 172
  42. LIBYA: Misrata Nurses Battle for Gender Equality Amid the Fighting

    Women working at the main casualty hospital in Libyan city are seeing attitudes shift, though men still drive them to

    Thursday, July 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 144
  43. LIBYA/INTERNATIONAL: Muammer's Rapists

    New charges that Muammer Gaddafi has ordered mass rapes of women in Libya are just the latest in an ongoing and unpre

    Tuesday, June 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 979
  44. LIBYA: Clinton Accuses Kadhafi of Using Rape as a Tool

    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton accused the forces of Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi on Thursday of using rape an

    Thursday, June 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 958
  45. LIBYA: Libya Mass Rape Claims: Using Viagra Would be a Horrific First

    The international criminal court (ICC) in The Hague has previously launched investigations into the alleged use of sy

    Tuesday, June 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 862
  46. LIBYA/INTERNATIONAL: UN Officials Bicker over Claims Gaddafi Used Rape as a Weapon

    Top United Nations officials are at loggerheads over whether rape is being used as a weapon in Libya, issuing contrad

    Friday, June 10, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 922
  47. LIBYA: Hundreds of Women Raped by Gaddafi Militia

    At first, the responses to the questionnaire about the trauma of the war in Libya were predictable, if tragic: 10,000

    Sunday, May 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 838
  48. Libyan Women's Peace Platform

    Civil Society Organisations67 195
  49. The Voice of Libyan Women

    The Voice of Libyan Women (VLW) was initially founded in August 2011 as a result of the February 17 Revolution which

    Civil Society Organisations67 539
  50. CONFERENCE: Gender and Transitional Justice: Making Women's Voice Heard

    Tuesday, September 4, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 451

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