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  1. USA: Casey Among U.S. Senators Meeting with Afghan Chief

    Democratic Sen.

    Thursday, January 10, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 715
  2. AFGHANISTAN: Casey, Karzai Discuss Women's Rights

    Democratic Senator Bob Casey and a handful of other senators met with Afghan President Hamid Karzai in Washington, D.

    Thursday, January 10, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 737
  3. USA: Our Commitment to Afghan Women

    Over the course of a decade and through the administrations of two presidents of different political parties, the Uni

    Tuesday, April 3, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 959
  4. 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
  5. INTERNATIONAL/IRAQ: The Word on Women - The Other Tahrir Square

    Last week, a group of twenty-five women who were demonstrating for peace and democracy in Baghdad's Tahrir Square

    Thursday, June 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 988
  6. U.S./AFGHANISTAN: Bush Institute Conference Focuses on Afghan Women

    Former first lady Laura Bush says women in Afghanistan are creating their own economic opportunities and that entrepr

    Wednesday, March 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 481
  7. UNITED STATES/AFGHANISTAN: A Continuing Struggle: Empowering Afghan Women

    The March 6 news article "

    Friday, March 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 404
  8. U.S./PAKISTAN: US Launches Gender Equity Programme

    The US government launched a five-year ‘Gender Equity Programme' in Pakistan in 2011, to advance women's human

    Thursday, February 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 319
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  10. UNITED STATES/AFGHANISTAN: Trainers Aim to Increase Women's Role in Afghan Society

    Human rights has been a hot topic in Afghanistan since the Taliban's near-medieval treatment of Afghan girls and wome

    Wednesday, February 9, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 216
  11. UNITED STATES/AFGHANISTAN: CST: Afghanistan

    Two years ago, a small team of female Marines -- drivers, engineers, cooks and other specialists -- began conducting

    Tuesday, February 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 215
  12. CANADA/AFGHANISTAN: Canada's post-2011 Role: Help Afghan Women

    Why should Canada bother helping Afghan women and girls when Canadian combat troops withdraw next year?

    Monday, January 3, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 866
  13. Across Conflict Lines: Women Mediating for Peace. 12th Annual Colloquium Findings

    This paper draws on discussions from The Institute for Inclusive Security's 12th Annual Colloquium “Across Conf

    Saturday, January 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 347
  14. CANADA/AFGHANISTAN: Focus Future Afghan efforts on Women, Report Urges

    A new Senate committee urges the government to put women's rights in Afghanistan at the top of its priority list for

    Thursday, December 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 838
  15. CANADA/AFGHANISTAN: Put Women in Afghan Army, Senate Report Says

    Canada should threaten to withhold aid to Afghanistan unless women are fully included in the peace process and push f

    Thursday, December 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 853
  16. INDIA/EGYPT/ECUADOR/RWANDA/PAPUA NEW GUINEA: UN Promotes 'Safe Cities' Program for Women

    The abuse of women has been going on for centuries and it is often the case that a woman is killed before the problem

    Monday, December 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 715
  17. CANADA/AFGHANISTAN: Canada Must Protect Afghan Women Post-combat

    In an effort to kick-start public debate on Canada's post-combat mission in Afghanistan, CARE Canada recommends the g

    Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 396
  18. U.S./AFGHANISTAN: 9/11 Widow Turns From Tragedy to Helping Afghani Women

    The September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks brought about many changes in American society.

    Tuesday, September 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 059
  19. USA/PAKISTAN: U.S. Launches Women's Rights Program in Pakistan

    The United States on Monday launched a new 40-million-dollar Gender Equity Grants Program in Pakistan to advance wome

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 012
  20. US/AFGHANISTAN: U.S. Supports Women Of Afghanistan

    Afghanistan's transition toward leading its own security efforts must include the rights of Afghan women.

    Monday, August 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 002
  21. BRAZIL/IRAN: Brazil's Plea for Asylum for Iranian Facing Stoning Seems to Fail

    Iran's conservative establishment appears to have reacted coldly to an entreaty by Brazil's president to allow an Ira

    Monday, August 2, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 720
  22. BRAZIL/IRAN: Brazil Offers Asylum to Iran Woman Sentenced to Stoning

    President Lula asked Iran to allow Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani to accept the offer.

    Sunday, August 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 703
  23. US/PAKISTAN:The United States Announces the U.S.-Pakistan Gender Equity Program

    After the bilateral Strategic Dialogue meeting in Islamabad today, U.S.

    Monday, July 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 588
  24. INTERNATIONAL: State Department Hosts Roundtable on Afghan Women

    Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer, Executive Director of the White House Council on Women

    Wednesday, June 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 228
  25. HAITI: Female Contingent

    Bangladesh's first female contingent to be deployed to an UN peacekeeping mission arrived today (1 June) in quake-rav

    Tuesday, June 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 169
  26. INTERNATIONAL: Global Bridge Gatherings Rally Support for Women in War Zones

    Afghan women walk past a guesthouse damaged a day after the suicide attacks in Kabul, 27 Feb. 2010

    Monday, March 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 685
  27. INTERNATIONAL: Women and Girls are Key to Security

    What do women fishing, school building and better farming skills have to do with U.S. national security?

    Monday, March 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 690
  28. AFGHANISTAN: Getting Women a Seat at the Peace Table

    Nearly ten years after the adoption by the UN Security Council of its groundbreaking resolution on Women, Peace and S

    Thursday, February 4, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 627
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  30. AFGHANISTAN: Clinton Speaks on Women and Girls at Afghan Conference

    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke briefly yesterday about the need for Afghan women and girls to be involved i

    Friday, January 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 633
  31. Remarks at the International Conference on Afghanistan

    SECRETARY CLINTON: Well, good afternoon, everyone.

    Thursday, January 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 636
  32. MIDDLE EAST: Demonstrators in the Pink in Copley Square

    Pink wigged-protesters and hundreds of other demonstrators wielding posters calling for peace converged on Copley Squ

    Sunday, October 18, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 660
  33. Strategies for Policymakers: Bringing Women into Peace Negotiations

    As leaders in civil society, particularly during and following violent conflict, women are critical players in peace

    Thursday, October 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 129
  34. Programming to Address Violence Against Women: 8 Case Studies (Volume 2)

    This is the second volume in a series that documents b

    Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 459
  35. Programming to Address Violence Against Women: Ten Case Studies (Volume 1)

    This volume documents UNFPA's experience addressing many forms of violence against women.

    Monday, January 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 457
  36. If Not Now, When? Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Refugee, Internally Displaced and Post-Conflict Settings: A Global Overview

    Throughout history, gender−based violence has been an integral component of armed conflict.

    Monday, April 1, 2002
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 210
  37. Conference: Iran: Politics of Resistance

    This conference's aim is to explore the strategies and tactics of everyday resistance, in particular that of women an

    Thursday, February 11, 2010 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 696
  38. Afghan Women to Speak at Reform Temple

    Three women recently arrived from Afghanistan will talk about their work to empower women and facilitate peace there,

    Friday, September 24, 2010 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 830
  39. Oxfam's Shooting Poverty Premiere

    Oxfam's award-winning filmmakers from their "Shooting Poverty" project will be in NYC for one week to scree

    Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 840
  40. Women in Conflict: Iraq & Afghanistan (NYC Event)

    Time Monday, November 29 · 5:00pm - 7:00pm

    Sunday, November 28, 2010 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 854
  41. Women in Conflict: Iraq & Afghanistan (DC Event)

    Join us at American University for an evening featuring:

    Thursday, November 11, 2010 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 855
  42. STATEMENT: Report from Afghanistan: Women's participation in Elections is Essential

    Editorial statement by Congresswoman Niki Tsongas

    Thursday, June 10, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 408
  43. STATEMENT: Critical Role of Women in Peace and Security

    Melanne Verveer
    Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues

    Monday, July 26, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 474
  44. BLOG: Advancing the Rights of Women and Girls: Keys to a Better Future for Afghanistan

    Secretary Clinton is a forceful and effective champion for women's rights.

    Thursday, August 26, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 499
  45. BLOG: Obama Must Not Let Taliban Rule Over Afghan Women Again

    In mid-August in the northern Afghanistan province of Kunduz, the Taliban carried out a horrific sentence against two

    Tuesday, September 7, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 561
  46. CAMPAIGN: Women's League Demands End of Iraq, Afghan Wars

    The costs of our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are staggering, especially as they relate to social needs in the U.S.

    Monday, November 1, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 724
  47. CAMPAIGN: Red Pashmina Campaign Celebrates Women of Impact

    Women took a walk for a special cause Saturday morning and it was deemed a major success.

    Saturday, May 14, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 269
  48. USA: Support for Entrepreneurship and Women's Empowerment Among U.S. Priorities in South and Central Asia

    Rabia Mariam is a businesswoman who employs an all-women workforce to manufacture scarves and rugs from silk, cotton-

    Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 571