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  1. CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: UN, African Officials Urge Efforts to Advance Peace and Stability in CAR

    UN, African officials urge efforts to advance peace and stability in CAR

    Monday, June 2, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 351
  2. BURUNDI: Remembering Nelson Mandela's Work To Bring Women To The Table During Peace Talks In Burundi

    As civil war raged in Burundi since the 1996 outbreak of armed conflict between ethnic Tutsi and Hutu groups, in his

    Friday, December 6, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 175
  3. RWANDA: USAID Recommits to Women Empowerment

    There is need to invest in women's empowerment and leadership in order for countries to achieve sustainable developme

    Wednesday, July 24, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 022
  4. FRAMEWORK FOR HOPE: UN Envoy Tells Security Council There is 'Renewed Opportunity' for DR Congo Peace Efforts

    There are encouraging signs that the new push for peace in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) can succeed, Ma

    Tuesday, May 7, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 806
  5. DRC: Women Demand Inclusion in DRC Talks

    A group of women from North Kivu in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have demanded to be involved in the on-goi

    Friday, February 1, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 777
  6. DRC: Women Seek Peace

    The conflict in the Eastern DR Congo provinces of North and South Kivu between the Kinshasa government and the M23 mo

    Friday, December 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 706
  7. DRC: Bring Women Into Peace Talks - Diop

    It's a country the size of all of western Europe, with enormous mineral riches that enable the artifacts of modern li

    Sunday, December 16, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 691
  8. RWANDA: More Women Deliver in Hospitals

    About 70 per cent of Rwandan women deliver under the supervision of a professional medical practitioner, an official

    Saturday, October 27, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 579
  9. DRC: Meet Congolese youth activist Natasha Makengo

    Natasha Makengo manages to embody that dream combination of scientific knowledge, artistic skill and natural communic

    Thursday, October 4, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 460
  10. DRC: Congolese Women Stitching a Community Back Together

    As documented in a new report from the Enough Project, which ranks electronics firms on their progress in cleaning up

    Wednesday, September 5, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 316
  11. RWANDA: Gender Monitoring Office Meets Women Parliamentarians

    On Monday, the Gender Monitoring Office (GMO) and the Rwanda Women Parliamentary Forum (FFRP) held a meeting aiming a

    Tuesday, June 5, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 102
  12. DRC: Women Use Radio to Fight Sexual Violence

    Armed with microphones, female journalists are using the media to fight the war on women's bodies in the Democratic R

    Wednesday, May 30, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 103
  13. RWANDA: Combating Violence Against Women With Drama

    According to the Global Fund, war and militarism have a profound impact on women inside and outside of conflict situa

    Monday, February 20, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 828
  14. RWANDA/LIBERIA: Women's Transformations during Conflict: the New Political Face

    While women are not new to politics, women's presence and faces in politics have become increasingly more commonplace

    Wednesday, February 8, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 781
  15. CONGO: Women Graduate from Sexual Violence Survivors Program in the Congo

    In the war torn area of the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo armed rebels rape and pillage women on a regular bas

    Sunday, February 5, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 773
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  17. INTERNATIONAL: Women Key to Successful Peace And Security

    Women are critical to peace building and conflict resolution.

    Friday, April 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 678
  18. DRC: Congolese Rape Victims March Against Sexual Violence

    Many of Congo's rape survivors took to the streets Sunday to speak out against sexual violence in a country where it

    Monday, October 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 370
  19. RWANDA: Military Academy Delegation Briefed on the Role of Women in Sustaining Peace in Rwanda

    A seven-person delegation from the West Point military academy in the United States visited the UN office in Kigali,

    Wednesday, July 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 560
  20. DRC: Congo's Feminist Fight

    The road from the Rwanda-Congo border to Bukavu—a war-torn city on the southeastern edge of Lake Kivu—was

    Thursday, July 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 478
  21. RWANDA: Women Commend Kagame On Dev't

    President Paul Kagame has promoted all Rwandans and given each one a platform to showcase their ability, a move that

    Monday, May 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 095
  22. DRC: Lisa Shannon is Running to Save African Women's Lives

    Lisa Shannon has run 30 miles straight, alone, on a steep and forested Portland trail.

    Monday, May 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 096
  23. RWANDA: Gender and Women Promotion Achievements Inspiring

    ONE million women, countrywide, will today be marching to highlight the achievements recorded in the areas of gender

    Sunday, May 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 082
  24. UGANDA: Fresh Concerns About Women in Captivity

    The fate of thousands of women and girls held as sex slaves and child soldiers by Uganda's Lords Resistance Army rebe

    Tuesday, April 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 024
  25. Voices from the Field: The Implementation of UNSCR 1325 in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    The Democratic Republic of the Congo has entered into the post-conflict era, giving way to a volatile, yet fruitful t

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 955
  26. Women's Participation in Peace Negotiations: Discourse in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    This paper concentrates on advocacy by women for gender-balanced representation in diplomatic peace negotiations.

    Thursday, January 1, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 715
  27. Gender, Conflict and Development Volume II: Case studies: Cambodia; Rwanda; Kosovo; Algeria; Somalia; Guatemala and Eritrea

    This report was commissioned by the Netherlands Special Programme on WID, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (DGIS) of the N

    Saturday, July 6, 1996
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 091
  28. Musaga and Busoro

    A group of 50 women, made up of a Tutsi majority, from the organization Twishakira amahoro ("We want to have pea

    Wednesday, September 29, 1999 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 229
  29. Arusha Declaration

    A delegation of Burundian women from different groups, backgrounds and political parties presented at the Arusha Peac

    Wednesday, October 21, 1998 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 233
  30. BLOG: The New Women's Movement, From Congo To Davos

    "I follow with my eyes men who are passing by.

    Sunday, January 30, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 958
  31. LAUNCH: End Congo Rape Website

    Forty-eight women are raped every hour in the Congo.

    Wednesday, June 8, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 286
  32. Marianne Schnall Marianne Schnall Writer/Interviewer GET UPDATES FROM Marianne Schnall Like 46 Exclusive Interview With Eve Ensler, Recipient of the 2011 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award

    Playwright and activist Eve Ensler is one of the most inspiring people on the planet, and I have been blessed to have

    Sunday, June 12, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 289
  33. CONFERENCE: Ottawa Conference Raises Awareness of Sexual Violence in the Congo

    Rampant sexual violence against women in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) was the sobering topic of a confe

    Monday, October 22, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 512

    Sweet Dreams is a documentary that chronicles how a group of Rwandan women survived destruction and mass murder, and

    Monday, November 12, 2012 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 529
  35. BLOG: Day 15: WILPF DRC President Speaks Of Recent Goma Occupation

    The news announced earlier this week that rebels from the M23 movement had finally withdrawn from the DRC city of Gom

    Monday, December 10, 2012 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 547
  36. A FRAMEWORK OF HOPE: The Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Region

    On 24 February 2013, recognising the recurring cycles of conflict and violence that permeate the eastern Democratic R

    Monday, May 6, 2013 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 702
  37. STATEMENTS: Joint Position on Draft Resolution "Assistance technique et renforcement des capacités en matière des droits de l ́homme en République Démocratique du Congo"

    Security Council Resolutions 1325, 1820, 1888, 1889, 2016

    Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 861