“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.”
Under the leadership of women Nobel Peace Prize Laureates and their partner organization, the Women's League of Burma
Gender-based violence is a pervasive public health and human rights issue throughout the world.
Since 1947, World YWCA Day has been celebrated annually on April 24 and is an opportunity for YWCAs around the world
The Campus of Excellence and Ashoka's Changemakers have launched a new competition for preventing violence against wo
This event presents a great opportunity for our entire community to demonstrate what widespread support there is for
The integration of the health sector into strategies to prevent and respond to gender-based violence is often lacking
On Monday, April 12, 2010, Jennifer Leaning, Elisabeth Wood, Pamela DeLargy and Jennifer Klot will be holding a panel
The Summit is designed to have three moments:
The Inter-parliamentary Conference is organised by the Ministry of Family, Food Security, Women's Entrepreneurship, M
This energizing summit will bring together a diverse community of Oxfam supporters, academics, advocates, researchers
When: June 11 and 12, 2010
The Fiji Broadcasting Corporation together with the Fiji Women's Crisis Centre is organizing an anti-rape concert on
The Academy for Educational Development (AED) and Women Thrive Worldwide in cooperation with Rep.
On the 31st july, UK WILPF launched
the African Women's Decade 2010-2020
Speaker: Heidi Lehmann, Head of the Gender-Based Violence Technical Unit, International Rescue Commi
Primer Congreso Internacional 2.0
AMwA will be holding a Sierra Leone National African Women's Leadership Institute (AWLI) on the theme, “Reclaim
There has never been a better time to work and impact on sexual violence.
Ellen Gruenbaum, who has conducted research in Sudan and Sierra Leone on the practice of female genital cutting and t
FROM BRADFORD VIA LONDON TO BUKAVU VIA KINSHASA
The Center for Women's Global Leadership, the Global Fund for Women, and Ipas would like to invite you join us for &l
Maria Eriksson Baaz, the Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala will discuss key ideas in the report &ldqu
This Friday, petitioners MADRE, the Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti (IJDH), the Bureau des Avocats Int
The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU) will hold an open session on "Women and Children
One out of every three women worldwide is a victim of violence in her lifetime.
The Harvard Humanitarian Initiative is hosting a panel discussion that will look beyond the individual impact of sexu
When a couple of Temple graduates recently traveled to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the tragedy they found i
More than one thousand of women of different characteristics in age, ethnic group, sexual tendency, national origin,
The NNVAWI conference brings together an exemplary group of scholars and advocates engaged in anti-violence work arou
The AWID International Forum on Women's Rights and Development is both a conference and a call to action.
The uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region came with a promise of equality and freedom.
In March 2013, CSW will meet for its fifty-seventh session.To involve key stakeholders in its preparation – par
On 13 and 14 December 2012, UN Women will convene a forum to engage a range of stakeholders in the preparations for C
Panel series on Women, Peace and Security:
The 57th session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York,
In recent years there has been a marked increase in international attention to sexual violence in conflict and post-c
Please join the Harriman Institute for a talk by Igballe Rogova, Executive Director, Kosova Women's Network.
When men could not leave their homes for fear of beating and arrest, women used their apparent harmlessness to transp
The Final United Nations Conference on the Arms Trade Treaty took place at the United Nations Headquarters in New Yor
This online course will focus on outlining the many social and structural factors that lead to domestic violence, in
The MADRE organization held an event dedicated to the theme of violence against indigenous women, where they also sha
The UN Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review of UN Member States is an important mechanism/opportunity for N
Over the past five years there have been important advances in the implementation of UN Security Council resolution 1
The topic of Women, Peace and Security has become recognized as a key issue in global discussions today.
Sexual violence in conflict disproportionately affects women and girls, and it has long been called history's oldest
The Office of the SRSG on Sexual Violence in Conflict and UK's Prevention of Sexual Violence Initiative invite you fo