“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 UK is setting up a special rapid deployment unit to collect evidence on mass rape used as a weapon during global
Last Sunday former nationalist leader Tomislav Nikolic was elected as Serbia's new president.
Nearly two decades after the Bosnian War ended, thousands of Bosnian women who were victims of sexual violence are st
More than 2,500 women from 140 countries traveled to İstanbul on Thursday for the start of the Association of Wo
A new partnership between the EU and UN Women set up to strengthen cooperation between the two organizations on their
Twenty years ago this month, war broke out in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the main act in the dissolution of Yugoslavia.
She had expected a job in a hotel.
They have been beaten, spat at and cursed. Jeered, mocked and ignored.
The Associate Parliamentary Group on Women, Peace and Security (APG) and Gender Action for Peace and Security (GAPS)
Rights group Amnesty International has slammed the government of Bosnia-Herzegovina for neglecting women survivors of
The second Dutch National Action Plan 1325 (NAP 1325-II) kicked off on 21 February 2012.
The signing ceremony in Belgrade this Thursday officially launched a project dubbed “Support for Gender Mainstr
EU support in peace processes should be made conditional on women participating in negotiations.
On the 10th anniversary of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security (WPS), civil society orga
UNECE has identified several key areas where disadvantages for women currently exist in the region, as well as policy
SERBIAN ARMY PEACEKEEPING MISSIONS
Today, one-third of company owners and top managers in Bulgaria are women.
Rape as a tool of war is uncomfortable subject matter.
This report, launched 7 December 2011, presents the findings and analysis generated by a needs assessment on gender a
According to data from the Kosovo Police's Human Rights Department, there were 9,772 police-documented cases of domes
The continuing prevalence of civil wars merits renewed efforts to understand more about how they might be successfull
For December, in which the Russian Federation has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations o
I remember one day, when I was working in Belfast – it was back in the nineties.
The need to engage women in all phases of conflict prevention, crisis management and post-conflict rehabilitation was
Crime hurts, and the protection of victims from criminality is always a priority in any criminal policy.
Kosovo is a source, destination and transit country for trafficking of women and children, a recently released US Sta
What do driving, voting, wearing pants, and protesting have in common?
The availability of small arms increases sexual violence against women.
How does Europe compare with sub-Saharan Africa in terms of women's rights?
The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Mrs. Atifete Jahjaga continues the official visit to Lithuania.
CYPRUS has been placed on the US' sex trafficking watch list after failing to meet minimum standards for the eliminat
The PSNI is becoming increasingly concerned that dangerous crime gangs involved in human trafficking are targeting No
Malta, Cyprus and Estonia have been put on a watch list by the US for allegedly failing to stop high levels of human
State Secretary of the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy and National Director of project “Fight against sex
Violence starts in the mind, so we have to start by changing the minds of men and women all over the world." Nob
A local women's rights group has called on authorities to tackle sexual exploitation of trafficked women by prosecuti
A NATO official in Kosovo says a peacekeeper has been charged with raping several women working in a military camp in
After curving through miles of Quebec's countryside, the road to Montebello arrives at an enormous log cabin along th
Ratko Mladic, the Serbian General wanted for war crimes including the killing of over 8,000 men and boys around the t
Bakira arrived late at the Nobel Women's Initiative conference at Montebello, an envoy from a nightmare period of eth