“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.”
Powerfully built with a livid scar across one cheek, Jacques is an unlikely looking women's rights defender.
The levels of literacy in Haiti are low, but among the most vulnerable groups living in camps they are even lower.
The head of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) says Latin America and the Caribbean region remains the m
Soroptimist International of the Americas (SIA) and Soroptimist International of Europe (SIE) have partnered to donat
Some 14 months after Haiti's earthquake, activists say there is an ongoing epidemic of rape and gender-based violence
Voters in Haiti go to the polls on Sunday, March 20, 2011 to elect a new president and a new Parliament.
Halya Lagunesse thought she knew despair.
In Haiti, one year after its devastating earthquake, UN Women is working side by side with national counterparts to s