“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.”
The Women PeaceMakers Program offers an opportunity for women leaders who want to document, share and build upon thei
The Foundation for Development Cooperation (FDC) is seeking applications from young and emerging women leaders from P
Under the slogan of “Saharawi Women: A mobilization force for the National Idependence and Progress”, the
The UN-INSTRAW/CAWTAR project "Strengthening Women's Leadership and Participation in politics and decision-makin
IFES is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to strengthening inclusive and transparent political proces
As the international community and the Afghan government gather in Paris on June 12 to review the effectiveness of ai
Ghana is scheduled to hold both presidential and parliamentary elections next year – a prospect that has galvan
Centre for Sustainable Development Initiatives (CENSUDI) organized a multi-media campaign intended to engage both wom
Since 1996, Zenska Infoteka–Women's Information and Documentation Center, is organizing annual seminar from the
Liberia has been devastated by years of civil war.
Women activists have demanded for more involvement in the implementation of the southern Sudanese peace process that
The International Foundation for Election Systems provides professional advice and technical assistance in promoting
WOMEN OF SIERRA LEONE – IT'S YOUR PARLIAMENT TOO ! Workshops to Get More Women Successfully In
Women are generally overlooked in Sierra Leone, with girls' and women's education being a low priority for families.
Launched after the first muti-party democratic elections after three decades, the purpose of the Campaign for Good Go
A group of 50 women, made up of a Tutsi majority, from the organization Twishakira amahoro ("We want to have pea
The "Peace Bikes" initiative is part of UNDP's larger sexual and gender-based violence programme which has
Last Thursday, November 30th, we re-launched the Blue Ribbon, a symbol of a collective call to action in May 2000 (se
On the International Women's Day for Peace and Disarmament, ISIS-WICCE called for reflection rather than celebration
Starting from May 2002, village level elections were held around Eritrea.
African women attending the 7th African Regional Meeting on the Review of the Dakar and Beijing Conferences (Beijing
At the official opening of the National Council of Women's training for women candidates and campaign managers yester
Femmes Africa Solidarité and its partner World YWCA successfully organised a Panel and a series of high level
Bineta Diop, Executive Director of Femmes Africa Solidarité (FAS), has just returned from a solidarity and fac
Letter prepared for the recent Security Council visit to Sudan, and signed by hundreds of women's organizations and n
The Women's Environmental and Development Organisation is spearheading a local grassroots campaign to strengthen the
The South African 50/50 by 2005 campaign was launched by GAP to achieve an equal representation of women in governmen
August has been set aside as Women's Month to celebrate and commemorate the contribution of women to the stru
This blog is aimed at providing Zimbabwean women, local and abroad, a ‘space' to voice their perspectives on th
UNESCO is organizing an online discussion on Gender Equality, Education and Training as part of the 15-year review of
The Inter-Agency Network on Women and Gender Equality (IANWGE) invites you to participate in online discussions on th
The European Women's Lobby (EWL) expresses its great concern about the suffering and damage caused to the civilian po
On May 15, the first congressional hearing on Security Council Resolution 1325 was organized by the House Subcommitte
The Conflict, Security and Development Group (CSDG) at King's College London together with the Africa Leadership Cent
The International Knowledge Network of Women in Politics (iKNOW Politics) is an online workspace designed to serve th
The London Conference on Afghanistan on January 28th on security, governance, and regional cooperation concluded with
According to the constitution of Afghanistan and national and international treaties, one of the important social rig
“We (a group of Iranian feminists and women's rights activists) demand an end to state-led violence and repression, a
The Joan B.
This video depicts how women crossed political parties and ethnic groups to become a unified force.
Every year on the 8th of March, women all over the world commemorate the International Women's Day
Editorial statement by Congresswoman Niki Tsongas
Statement by Dr.
The College of Arts, Social Sciences & Celtic Studies at NUI Galway is pleased to offer a CONNECT Doctoral Resear
In a society without a word for “rape,” Chouchou Namegabe did the unthinkable—she aired graphic tes
Training Course on Feminist Leadership, 2010. Call for applications
Published date: 23 Jul 2010
Statement by: Melanne Verveer, Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues
You can't build peace leaving half the people out.