“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.”
Conflict Resolution Unit will lead the development of Ireland's Second National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Secur
ISLAMABAD: The government of Denmark has provided a grant of $1 million to support UN Women, the United Nations entit
Lasting peace in Northern Ireland will not be achieved if women are not fully involved in the prolonged task of post-
Feminist and trades union activists are leading the fight back against neoliberal economic policies in Northern Irela
An open discussion and workshop titled ‘Women for Peace: the way forward' took place at Home for Cooperation ye
The 9th of February, 1996. That was a Friday evening I will never forget.
The UK National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security (NAP) is due to be launched in June 2014.
Irish minister of state for equality Kathleen Lynch has announced that she will be pushing for "tight, firm conc
Finland wants to make it easier for women to enter peacekeeping forces, but this could mean loosening physical fitnes
UNSCR number 1,325 was adopted by the council in 2000.
The UN envisaged Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325, passed on the 31 October 2000 as a landmark document that
“Working on UNSCR 1325 in Northern Ireland is like working in a virtual reality” (Civil society member fr
The UK is setting up a special rapid deployment unit to collect evidence on mass rape used as a weapon during global
She had expected a job in a hotel.
The Associate Parliamentary Group on Women, Peace and Security (APG) and Gender Action for Peace and Security (GAPS)
The second Dutch National Action Plan 1325 (NAP 1325-II) kicked off on 21 February 2012.
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.
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
A local women's rights group has called on authorities to tackle sexual exploitation of trafficked women by prosecuti
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the May 2011 version of the Monthly Action Points (MA
Women are critical to peace building and conflict resolution.
Women from all the main parties are set to join forces next week — to demand an increase in females in the next
Minister of the Interior Neoclis Sylikiotis has insisted that progress has been made in recent years to tackle the pr
Young children and women are vulnerable to sexual exploitation because of gaps in the law and the lack of its impleme
The adoption of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 ten years ago – on 31 October 2000 – marks a watershe
A Northern Ireland politician is travelling to Iraq to pass on lessons learned in the peace process.
Switzerland is taking further steps to implement an international resolution that aims to increase the participation
Reports of rape and attempted rape in Northern Ireland have increased by ten per cent compared to last year, accordin
This is a working report on progress of the Resolution 1325 on the ground and is submitted by members of Foundations
Press article by the Head of the European Commission Representation in Cyprus Androulla Kaminara published in "H
WOMEN in the Cypriot media are “severely underrepresented” and “nearly invisible”, according
"On the occasion of the announcement of the five-year European Strategy for Gender Equality, EU Justice Commissi
Thank you, Foreign Minister Bangura.
At the outset allow me to thank the Secretary-General as well as Canada, Bangladesh, Chile, Namibia, Liberia, Sierra
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Secretary General, Excellencies, dear colleagues,
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Ladies and Gentlemen,
I strongly welcome this meeting and its call for strong commitments and increased accountability.
Advancing and strengthening UNSCR 1325 is a high priority of the Foreign Policy of Iceland.
The fact that the entire UN top management is in Alpbach to prepare the autumn agenda represents a great success for
Israel's outgoing U.N.
Cyprus is a nation with a rich cultural history that stretches back over many centuries.Its modern history has been d
Holding hands, the three young girls sang and giggled as they walked to the corner shop in the summer sunshine to buy