“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.”
In October this year, the United Nations will commemorate the tenth anniversary of an important, but inadequately rec
At the end of September 2009, two sharply contrasting events coincided: the United States Secretary of State Hillary
Momentum is building to eliminate the most pervasive yet least recognized human rights abuse in the world—viole
Violence against women and girls is a virulent form of abuse and discrimination that transcends race, class and natio
Despite the remarkable progress of women in many professions, politics is not one of them.
This brochure was written by members of the Dutch Platform Women & Sustainable Peace, to promote resolution 1325
UK WILPF Voices of African Women Campaign Bulletin provides information or events that are happening to raise the voi
In the lead up to this year's ten year anniversary in October of UN Security Council Resolution1325 (2000) there has
On 7th–8th September 2009 under the Initiative for Peacebuilding (IfP), the European Peacebuilding Liaison Offi
This study was inspired by Binaifer Nowrojee, the current director of the Open Society Initiative for East Africa.
In October, 2010, the international community will mark the 10th Anniversary of the adoption of 1325, the first Secur
As leaders in civil society, particularly during and following violent conflict, women are critical players in peace
Successive governments of Bosnia and Herzegovina have failed to provide justice for thousands of women and girls who
A nation of just over 2 million people in the Balkan Peninsula in Southeastern Europe, Macedonia has experienced much
Human rights defenders are under attack in Serbia and the authorities are failing to protect them, Amnesty Internatio
Natalya Estemirova is gone now.
The development goal of the project is to strengthen democratic governance, and to promote and protect women's human
Case law on violence against women from the European Court of Human Rights provides a powerful incentive for the Coun