“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
The recent election of José Maria de Vasconcelos, or Taur Matan Ruak as he is known, to the Presidency of Timo
A scheme supported by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) seeks to help needy households – mostly h
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the February 2010 version of our Monthly Action Point
The tiny new nation of East Timor came to the United Nations last month for its first women's rights checkup and pick
For Police Sub-inspectors Maria Fatima Martins and Daria Ximenes, finding a temporary shelter for vic
UNDP is targeting the National Parliament in Timor-Leste in a renewed bid to ensure that Asia's newest state is groun
As a girl, Laura Pina was not expected to slave in the kitchen simply by virtue of her gender.
This report is the second in a series of eight reports published by Plan examining the rights of girls throughout the
Throughout history, gender−based violence has been an integral component of armed conflict.
Recognizing the urgent need to address the political, structural and cultural barriers to mainstreaming Emergency Con
After the overwhelming result in favour of East Timor independence, an unknown number of East Timorese were murdered,
On UN Day Against Violence of Women, a coalition of women's organizations, including FOKUPERS, Organizacao da Mulher