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  1. COLOMBIA: Judges Unfamiliar With International Legal Norms Concerning Women's Rights: Colombia's Former Minister of Justice

    Colombia's former minister of justice emphasized the need for the country's judges to familiarize themselves with int

    Friday, August 15, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 471
  2. COLOMBIA: What Will New Sexual Violence Law Mean for Victims in Colombia's Conflict?

    Colombia's president has approved a law that makes acts of sexual violence committed during the country's long-standi

    Thursday, June 19, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 402
  3. COLOMBIA: There will be No Peace in Colombia without Women

    The documentation centre No habrá paz sin las mujeres [There will be no peace without women] enables female le

    Friday, February 21, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 238
  4. COLOMBIA: UK takes Campaign to Stop War-zone Rape to Colombia

    Britain's foreign minister William Hague has urged world leaders to make tackling and rape in armed conflicts a top g

    Tuesday, February 18, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 257
  5. COLOMBIA: Guerrilla Girls of the FARC-EP: Making War, Peace, and History

    If regular armies are generally a man's world, guerrillas and insurgent forces are just the contrary.

    Friday, January 17, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 204
  6. Report of the Twelfth Session of the Regional Conference on Women in Latin America and the Caribbean

    Friday, October 18, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 016
  7. LATIN AMERICA: Violence Against Women in Latin America Everyday Aggression

    Laws to punish domestic violence are too often honoured in the breach

    Saturday, September 21, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 225
  8. COLOMBIA: Colombia's Peace Process: Implications for Displaced Populations Are Overlooked

    Media coverage of the Colombian peace process has focused on the politics surrounding the talks in Havana.

    Thursday, August 15, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 050
  9. COLOMBIA: Colombia's Women Bear the Scars of a War Among Men

    The hot and damp jungles of southern Colombia have been torn apart by war for more than 20 years.

    Monday, June 10, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 989
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  11. Oidhaco Fact Sheet on Women's Rights in Colombia

    In corporation with Colombian civil society organizations, the Oidhaco network has produced a factsheet where data co

    Friday, March 1, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 800
  12. COLOMBIA: What's the role of Afro-Colombian and Colombian women in the FARC peace talks?

    As the Colombian Government prepares to meet with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) in Havana, Cuba,

    Friday, November 16, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 657
  13. COLOMBIA: Rights Out of Reach: Obstacles to Health, Justice, and Protection for Displaced Victims of Gender-Based Violence in Colombia

    Colombia's laws on violence against women are not adequately protecting victims displaced by the armed conflict, Huma

    Thursday, November 15, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 754
  14. COLOMBIA: Rights Study Highlights Vulnerability of Colombia's Displaced Girls and Women

    Ana Angelica Bello, 45, was coming out of the Ministry of Justice in 2009 when two men bundled her into a car, put a

    Wednesday, November 14, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 651
  15. COLOMBIA: Missing from Colombia, FARC Peace Negotiations: Women

    Today, the government of Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) insurgency group meet in Oslo

    Thursday, October 18, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 547
  16. COLOMBIA: Impunity Persists in Sexual Violence Against Women

    Despite laws, resolutions, decrees, protocols, and directives against gender-based violence, women victims of sexual

    Thursday, October 18, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 557
  17. COLOMBIA: Hidden From Justice Impunity for Conflict Related Sexual Violence, A Follow Up Report (English & Spanish)

    Women in Colombia, as elsewhere, face many forms of physical and psychological genderbased violence in many contexts

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 720
  18. COLOMBIA: Participation of Women Essential for Colombia's Peace Talks

    Women are needed, not only in the home, but also at the negotiating table, to achieve peace.

    Monday, October 8, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 474
  19. LATIN AMERICA: Latin America Opens Up to Equality

    Quietly and against the odds, women are stepping up the political ladder in Latin America, moving ahead of the United

    Tuesday, May 1, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 034
  20. REPORT: Civil Society Monitoring Report: 1325 Implementation in Colombia

    This report documents the findings and recommendations from Civil Society on 1325 implementation in Colombia

    Thursday, April 26, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 592
  21. AMERICAS: 'War On Drugs' Leaves Latin american Women Lives in Ruin

    “Violence associated with the ‘war on drugs' and organized crime, which includes government corruption in

    Sunday, April 1, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 042
  22. COLOMBIA: What the Workshops Revealed About Sexual Violence and Moving R1325 Forward

    Sexual violence in Colombia continues to be an invisible crime.

    Wednesday, March 14, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 579
  23. COLOMBIA: A Step Forward for Women Toward a Life Without Violence

    With the passage of four decrees that regulate Law 1257 against gender violence, Colombia has made significant progre

    Friday, March 9, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 897
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  25. COLOMBIA: Lessons Learned 10 Years After Failed FARC Peace Talks

    Colombian and American universities, together with several non-governmental organizations released ten lessons they t

    Monday, February 20, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 838
  26. PERU: Justice delayed for Peru sterilization victims

    It was 1996 when Micaela Flores and 15 other women from Peru's highlands accepted an ambulance ride to a Cuzco clinic

    Tuesday, February 14, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 824
  27. COLOMBIA: Breaking the Taboo of Sexual Violence in Colombia

    When journalist Jineth Bedoya stood outside the gates of Bogota's maximum-security La Modelo prison one morning nearl

    Friday, December 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 550
  28. PERU: Women Fight for Justice on Forced Sterilisation

    Peru's government has reopened an investigation into a controversial birth control programme of sterilisation.

    Tuesday, December 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 580
  29. SOUTH AMERICA: Lessons From The Andes on Budgeting to Close the Gender Gap

    Three countries in South America's Andean region, Bolivia, Ecuador and Peru, have a great deal to teach and share wit

    Tuesday, November 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 465
  30. LATINAMERICA:

    No matter how progressive laws to promote equality between men and women may be, without budgets with a gender perspe

    Tuesday, September 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 179
  31. COLOMBIA: 'We Didn't Have Our Sons or Daughters For War

    North Cauca, Colombia, June 24, 2011: The first meeting of indigenous women in resistance for the survival and autono

    Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 029
  32. COLOMBIA: Women Treated as Spoils of War in Colombia: NGOs

    Colombian NGOs have condemned the "high level" of violence against black, indigenous and poor women in a co

    Tuesday, April 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 526
  33. PERU: Elected to Serve on UN Women Board

    Peru was elected as a member of the newly-created United Nations agency on gender equality and women's empowerment fo

    Thursday, November 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 548
  34. INTERNATIONAL: Bringing Women Out of the Shadows

    Since democracy was restored two decades ago, Chile has worked hard to progress in areas as essential as the reestabl

    Tuesday, November 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 578
  35. COLOMBIA: Voices of Women Peace Activists Silenced

    "When we women speak out, without showing fear, we pay a high price: living with that fear," says one peace

    Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 397
  36. PERU: Women Farmers Dream in Organic Flavors of Coffee

    t's Saturday and the women hurry into the cooperative's warehouse in this rural town in southeastern Peru with huge b

    Monday, October 4, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 259
  37. Commitments Database: A 1325 Call to Action Statement Chile

    Mr. Secretary-General, Ms. Robinson, Minister Cannon, Ladies and Gentlemen,

    Saturday, September 25, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 974
  38. BRAZIL: Brazil Court Upholds Law that Protects Torturers

    Amnesty International has condemned the Brazilian Supreme Court's blocking of a reinterpretation of a 1979 Amnesty La

    Friday, April 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 145
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  40. Women in the Armed and Police Forces: Resolution 1325 and Peace Operations in Latin America

    Women in the armed and police forces - Resolution 1325 and peace operations in Latin America is a contribution for th

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 220
  41. CHILE: Chile's National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security: Some Reflections

    On August 3, Chilean President Michelle Bachelet signed a National Action Plan to enact the UN Security Council Resol

    Tuesday, October 20, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 537
  42. CHILE: National Action Plan To Implement UN Women's Rights Resolution

    On 3 August 2009, President Michelle Bachelet of Chile signed the National Action Plan to implement the United Nation

    Thursday, September 3, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 938
  43. Challenges and Opportunities in Peace Operations: The Incorporation of Women

    During the last decade the peace operations under the command of the United Nations and its corresponding resources h

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 248
  44. Women's Political Participation at the Local Government in Latin America

    Women's political participation in municipalities has received little attention until recently, though the chronic un

    Friday, June 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 875
  45. Event at the City of Women in Cartagena

    Event at the City of Women in Cartagena – Liga de Mujeres Desplazadas (October; Cartagena, Colombia).

    Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 744
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  47. Event: XII Latin American and Caribbean Feminist Meeting

    More than one thousand of women of different characteristics in age, ethnic group, sexual tendency, national origin,

    Tuesday, November 22, 2011 - 19:00 to Friday, November 25, 2011 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 940
  48. Women, Everyday Peacebuilders

    Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive72 077
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  50. VACANCY: Programme Coordinator (Women, Peace and Security Programme), Colombia

    Closing Date: Monday, 25 October 2010

    Wednesday, October 6, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 649

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