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  1. RWANDA: Women Parliamentarians Outnumber Men, But Gender Budgeting Still Needed

    Rwanda is the first country in the world where women outnumber men in parliament, with women occupying 45 out of 80 s

    Tuesday, July 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 139
  2. RWANDA: I'm Calling for a Militantly Feminist FFRP

    Next Friday, the Rwanda Women Parliamentary Forum (FFRP) will celebrate 15 years of existence and, if the news confer

    Sunday, July 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 124
  3. RWANDA: Rape in War: No More Excuses

    Last month, the first woman ever was convicted of genocide.

    Friday, July 22, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 120
  4. DRC: U.N. Cites Congo Officers in Rape Inquiry

    The United Nations on Friday named two Congolese Army colonels who appear to be blocking an investigation of soldiers

    Friday, July 22, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 123
  5. RWANDA: The Word on Women - No Progress without Women: Rwanda's Journey to Complete the Millennium Development Goals

    Seventeen years ago last Sunday, the Rwandan genocide came to a bloody end.

    Thursday, July 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 114
  6. DRC: $3.5m For DRC Rape Victims

    The European Union will provide $3.5m to help care for rape victims in the Democratic Republic of Congo under an agre

    Tuesday, July 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 093
  7. DRC: How Your Cell Phone Funds Rape & War in the Congo

    Tungsten, gold and other minerals used in consumer electronics come from all over the world, but one troubled African

    Tuesday, July 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 097
  8. DRC: DR Congo 'rape' Colonel 'Kifaru' Kulimushi surrenders

    A military spokesman said Col Nyiragire "Kifaru" Kulimushi gave himself up with more than 150 of his fighte

    Friday, July 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 076
  9. INTERNATIONAL: Salute To Women Driving Revolutions

    What do driving, voting, wearing pants, and protesting have in common?

    Friday, July 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 080
  10. RWANDA: Let Us Unite in Support for Women's Rights

    The latest UN Women report released on Wednesday, in New York, once again positions Rwanda as the country with the hi

    Friday, July 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 084
  11. UNESCO Workshop on Violence in Conflict and Post Conflict Setting

    Friday, July 8, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 465
  12. INTERNATIONAL: Limit Arms Exports to Reduce Violence Against Women

    The availability of small arms increases sexual violence against women.

    Thursday, July 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 086
  13. EUROPE/CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: Comparing Women's Rights in Europe and Sub-Saharan Africa

    How does Europe compare with sub-Saharan Africa in terms of women's rights?

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 053
  14. UNITED STATES: US 'Gravely Disturbed By DRC Rapes'

    Washington - The United States said on Wednesday it was "gravely disturbed" about the mass rape of women in

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 055
  15. DRC: DR Congo Villagers Spurn Raped Wives

    After being raped by government troops, women in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo face the further pain and h

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 060
  16. DRC: DRCongo rapes could be 'crimes against humanity': UN

    Three groups of armed militia could have committed crimes against humanity when they raped at least 387 people in the

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 070
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  18. Africa: Rwanda Leads in Women Participation, UN Report

    The latest UN Women report released yesterday in New York, once again, positions Rwanda as the country with the highe

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 074
  19. DRC: Investigation Into Mass rapes and Other Human Rights Violations in Walikale Reveals Prevailing Lack of Accountability

    A UN investigation into serious human rights violations perpetrated in Walikale territory, North Kivu, where more tha

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 078
  20. DRC: U.S. condemns Congo sexual violence after soldiers rape 248

    The United States condemned sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of the

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 079
  21. DRC: 248 Women Report Being Raped by Soldiers in DR Congo in June

    Some 248 women said they were raped by soldiers in the Democratic Republic of Congo's Sud-Kivu province last month, l

    Tuesday, July 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 052
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  23. Reports/Policy Briefs90 466
  24. RWANDA: Police to Conduct Special Female Officers' Courses

    Rwanda National Police (RNP) will begin conducting special training for female police officers to promote women parti

    Wednesday, June 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 034
  25. DRC: Battling for Gender Equality in the Congo

    "The soldiers were calling 'dinner, dinner, dinner'.

    Wednesday, June 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 045
  26. RWANDA: 17 Years Later, Rwandan Children Feel Effects of Genocide

    The lingering effects of the 1994 Rwandan genocide continue to be felt among the country's children, particularly the

    Wednesday, June 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 046
  27. DRC: UN Renews Congo Peacekeepers in Light of Rape Epidemic

    The United Nations Refugee Agency reported this month that 170 women were raped during a raid on a village by an arme

    Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 031
  28. RWANDA: Project to Protect Women Rights Launched

    UN Women together with the City of Kigali launched a project aimed at promoting the rights of working women and girls

    Monday, June 27, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 022
  29. DRC: DR Congo mass rape in Fizi: '170 attacked'

    The number of reported victims of a recent mass rape campaign by gunmen in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has r

    Friday, June 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 006
  30. RWANDA: Profile: Female Rwandan killer Pauline Nyiramasuhuko

    Sixty-five-year-old Pauline Nyiramasuhuko, who has been sentenced to life in prison, has been described as a tyrant a

    Friday, June 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 008
  31. RWANDA: Women Participated Massively in Elections - Report

    A report released by the Gender Monitoring Office, shows that women massively participated in the just concluded loca

    Friday, June 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 011
  32. DRC: UN Envoys Voice Outrage After Mass Rape in Eastern DR Congo

    The envoy spearheading United Nations efforts to combat sexual violence during conflicts has strongly condemned the m

    Friday, June 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 013
  33. DRC: DR Congo mass rape: Ex-rebels accused in Fizi

    Aid workers are investigating reports that at least 60 women have been raped near the eastern Democratic Republic of

    Thursday, June 23, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 998
  34. DRC: UN mission to probe DR Congo rape claims

    The UN says it is sending a team to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to investigate allegations of rape.

    Thursday, June 23, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 007
  35. RWANDA: Karugarama Urges Security Organs to Spearhead Anti-GBV Campaign

    The Minister of Justice, Tharcisse Karugarama has said that violence against women and girls in African countries is

    Tuesday, June 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 995
  36. DRC: Congo's Violent Rape Epidemic Needs a Cure

    November is hot in Congo. Every month is hot in Congo.

    Tuesday, June 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 018
  37. DRC: Hillary's Broken Vow to Congo Women

    On Monday, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton returned from a whirlwind tour through Zambia, Ethiopia and Tanzania, o

    Friday, June 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 959
  38. CENTRAL AFRICA: African Village Uses Tech to Fight Off a Rape Cult

    An old woman had died.

    Wednesday, June 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 937
  39. INTERNATIONAL: Peace Laureates Take on the War on Women

    Violence starts in the mind, so we have to start by changing the minds of men and women all over the world." Nob

    Tuesday, June 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 936
  40. DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO: The Worst Places in the World for Women: Congo

    The price of womanhood came brutally to Odette, born in a wartorn country often dubbed "the rape capital of the

    Tuesday, June 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 943
  41. RWANDA: Group therapy for Rwandan genocide trauma

    She sits in the shade of a tree with half a dozen of other women; most of them were raped during the genocide that ki

    Wednesday, June 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 891
  42. DRC/INDIA: Army Probes Soldiers' Sexual Misconduct

    Two long years after charges of “sexual misconduct” were leveled against the Indian peacekeepers deployed

    Wednesday, June 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 892
  43. DRC/LIBYA: Women in the Crossfire

    Iman Obeidi became famous in March when she burst into the Rixos Hotel in Tripoli and accused Libyan forces of raping

    Wednesday, June 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 893
  44. DRC: New Laws Have Little Impact on Sexual Violence in DRC

    Five years after the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) revised its laws against sexual and gender-based violence (SG

    Tuesday, June 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 880
  45. RWANDA: Refugees Seek Ways to End their Predicament

    Have you ever imagined what internally displaced persons go through?

    Sunday, June 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 869
  46. DRC: Domestic Rape in Congo a Rapidly Growing Problem

    In Eastern Congo, rape can be an act of war or revenge, or a response to extreme poverty, ignorance and fear.

    Friday, June 3, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 857
  47. RWANDA: Rape, Justice, and Privacy

    A new report has rekindled debate on whether the Rwandan government "betrayed" women who were raped during

    Thursday, June 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 861
  48. INTERNATIONAL: Ending Rape in War

    After curving through miles of Quebec's countryside, the road to Montebello arrives at an enormous log cabin along th

    Thursday, June 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 868
  49. DRC: Congo Rape Victims See Glimmer of Justice

    In early April, when 14-year-old Amina said her rapist had been arrested and would stand trial, the reporter intervie

    Wednesday, June 1, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 858
  50. Monthly Action Points (MAP) on Women, Peace and Security, NGOWG, June 2011

    The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the June 2011 version of our Monthly Action Points (M

    Tuesday, May 31, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 440

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