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  1. Women Making Airwaves for Peace: Call for Applications for the Seminar in Bangalore

    Call for Applications

    (deadline January 3, 2010)

    Saturday, January 2, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 119
  2. Urgent Action Alert: Call for the Immediate Release of Burmese Democracy Activist Nilar Thein

    ilar Thein, a woman human rights defender and leading pro-democracy activist was arrested on 10 September 2008 and is

    Monday, December 31, 2007 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 135
  3. Southeast Asian Workshop on Emergency Contraception

    Recognizing the urgent need to address the political, structural and cultural barriers to mainstreaming Emergency Con

    Monday, September 30, 2002 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 140
  4. Feminist Movement Building in Southeast Asia

    To support the North Sumatra's Women Activists Coalition campaign – “Vote for Women” – JASS S

    Monday, December 31, 2007 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 143
  5. Media Toolkit to Link Pacific Peacebuilders and Pacific Islands Media

    The toolkit, which is a media initiative of femLINKPACIFIC, a Suva based women's media NGO that has served as the reg

    Saturday, September 20, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 144
  6. A Million TAPs for Peace (Thoughts and Acts of Peace)

    The objective of the campaign is to involve as many people as possible in the campaign for nationwide and global peac

    Sunday, August 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 145
  7. Free Burma's Political Prisoners Now!

    Political dialogue is the only means by which Burma's existing political conflicts can be effectively resolved.

    Wednesday, December 31, 2008 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 147
  8. KWAT Condemns the Impunity of the Brutal Rape and Murder of 15 year-old School Girl in Kachin State

    KWAT strongly condemns the impunity and this act of crime against humanity and lack of rule of law in Burma.

    Wednesday, August 20, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 148
  9. Indonesia: Further information on Fear of torture / Possible prisoners of conscience.

    Six political activists are at grave risk of torture and ill-treatment after they were detained by police in Nanggroe

    Monday, February 23, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 149
  10. Appeal Letter to UN Secretary General on the Armed Conflict in Southern Philippines

    This is a letter regarding the conflict between the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and the Philippine governmen

    Thursday, August 28, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 151
  11. Global Justice for Burma Petition

    Coinciding with the opening of the Beijing Olympics on August 8, 2008, this group of organizations will launch an int

    Tuesday, March 3, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 153
  12. Call for Applications for 7th Leadership Course on Gender, Sexuality, and Health in Southeast Asia and China

    This 19-day course aims to provide the participants with context-specific and gender-sensitive knowledge on sexuality

    Sunday, June 29, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 154
  13. Regional & International Spotlight on Women Peace and Security

    This article focuses on women's involvement and participation in peace and security issues on the regional level in J

    Saturday, May 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 155
  14. International Rescue Committee 16 Days Blog

    The International Rescue Committee is working with writer, photographer and long-time women's advocate Ann Jones to g

    Tuesday, November 24, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 158
  15. Nobel Women's Initiative: Nobel Laureates call for action on Burma: A UN Security Council Commission of Inquiry

    Nobel Women's Initiative: The UN Security Council must take strong action on Burma and issue an investigation into wa

    Monday, August 10, 2009 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 187
  16. Letter: Women Groups Call on the UN Security Council to Prosecute Senior General Than Shwe


    Wednesday, June 24, 2009 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 191
  17. Letter: KWO appeal letter for the newly arrived families in Tak province

    KWO appeal letter for the newly arrived families in Tak province

    Tuesday, June 16, 2009 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 194
  18. Karen Women's Organization calls for increased international pressure to end SPDC military offensives

    Karen Women's Organization calls for increased international pressure to end SPDC military 

    Monday, June 15, 2009 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 197
  19. Catastrophe in Burma a Wake Up Call to the International Community: Time to End Impunity for Heinous Crimes by the Military Regime

    Senior General Than Shwe's denial of international humanitarian aid to the victims of Cyclone Nargis should come as n

    Wednesday, May 21, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 208
  20. Women's League of Burma: Statement on the 60th anniversary of Burma's Independence Day

    Today marks the 60th anniversary of Independence Day for Burma.

    Thursday, January 3, 2008 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 212
  21. The Women's League of Burma

    Message to all our friends inside Burma and around the world


    Saturday, June 4, 2005 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 215
  22. Shattering Silences: Karen Women speak out about the Burmese Military Regime's use of Rape as a Strategy of War in Karen State

    The Karen Women's Organization is a community-based organization of Karen women working in development/relief in the

    Tuesday, May 31, 2005 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 220
  23. Signature Campaign to Shame ASEAN for SPDC's Participation

    WLB has put forth a tremendous idea for confronting the shameful participation of the SPDC (State Peace and Developme

    Saturday, July 31, 2004 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 222
  24. Week of Action Against Small Arms

    The European Union Assistance on Curbing Small Arms and Light Weapons in Cambodia (EU ASAC) organized on June 5, 2003

    Wednesday, June 4, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 227
  25. End harassment of women human rights defenders

    Saturday, January 9, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 232
  26. Blue Ribbon Campaign ....One Year on from December 5th 2006

    Media Initiatives for Women

    Sunday, April 4, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 240
  27. Suitcase Radio 89.2FM Reaches Vanua Levu!

    The community broadcast brought to Labasa listeners within a 10 kilometre radius from Wailevu to Bulileka and surroun

    Friday, March 30, 2007 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 243
  28. Blue Ribbon Peace Special

    Last Thursday, November 30th, we re-launched the Blue Ribbon, a symbol of a collective call to action in May 2000 (se

    Tuesday, October 31, 2006 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 245
  29. Daily Media Scan: Monitoring the Recurrence of Conflict

    A women's media update from femLINKPACIFIC & Vois Blong Mere Solomons - a collaboration supported by UNIFEM Pacif

    Monday, July 31, 2006 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 249
  30. Urgent Appeal/Statement: APWLD: Women Human Rights Defenders Murdered in the Philippines

    The Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development mourn the loss of two brave women, human rights defenders.

    Saturday, November 28, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 257
  31. PhilANSA condemns the massacre and calls for disbanding of private armies

    On the 23rd November 2009, there was an election-related massacre that happened in Maguindanao, Philippines.More than

    Tuesday, November 24, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 258
  32. Asia-Pacific Women's Conference on Peace & Security - Visions for a New World

    Women are at the center of conflicts and wars, both overt and silent.

    Wednesday, September 9, 2009 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 259
  33. Advocacy Group for Peace and Development in Mindanao

    The meeting will focus on the work of the Commission to promote multiculturalism as a basis for peace in Mindanao rat

    Tuesday, August 31, 2004 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 260
  34. Peace in MindaNOW Conference

    The “Mindanao Peaceweavers" supports the holding of exploratory talks between the Philippine government (G

    Tuesday, February 17, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 261
  35. Save the Peace in Pikit! Peace in Mindanao Now!

    The Mindanao Peoples Caucus (MPC), and its secretariat, the Initiatives for International Dialogue, presented a state

    Sunday, February 9, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 262
  36. Mindanao Women's Peace Caravan

    The Asian Women's Human Rights Council launched the Mindanao Women's Peace Caravan's Campaign, with the purpose of in

    Saturday, March 31, 2001 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 263
  37. National Protest

    40,000 Filipinos participated in a nationwide march organized by GABRIELA, BAYAN, Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU), Kilusang M

    Sunday, September 20, 1998 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 264
  38. 16 Days of Activism Against Violence

    The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence is part of the Global Campaign for women's human rights.

    Tuesday, December 9, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 265
  39. Campaign to Bring the East Timorese Refugees Home

    After the overwhelming result in favour of East Timor independence, an unknown number of East Timorese were murdered,

    Monday, April 5, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 270
  40. First East Timorese Women's Conference: Together Against Violence of Women

    On UN Day Against Violence of Women, a coalition of women's organizations, including FOKUPERS, Organizacao da Mulher

    Tuesday, November 24, 1998 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 271
  41. STATEMENT: Women's League of Burma Statement on International Women's Day

    Every year on the 8th of March, women all over the world commemorate the International Women's Day

    Sunday, March 7, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 390
  42. VIDEO: Laureates Honor One-Year Anniversary of Saffron Revolution

    On the one-year anniversary of nationwide nonviolent protests dubbed the Saffron Revolution in Burma, the women Laure

    Sunday, September 21, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 415
  43. CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Participatory Evaluation Reports of Aid Flows from a Gender Perspective in Cambodia, Guatemala, Morocco, Mozambique, Peru and Vietnam

    Call for Applications

    Participatory Evaluation Reports of Aid Flows from a Gender Perspective in Cambodia, Gu

    Thursday, July 15, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 420
  44. STATEMENT: Statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

    Today, governments, international organizations and non-governmental organizations around the world are marking the I

    Thursday, November 24, 2005 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 425
  45. VIDEO: Documentary on Peace and Security for Women in Timor-Leste

    Video here.

    Sunday, June 13, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 505
  46. SUMMARY: The Role of Women in Peacebuilding and Reconstruction: Lessons from Rwanda, East Timor, and Afghanistan.

    This discussion was on-the-record.

    Sunday, September 19, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 570
  47. STATEMENT: Women's League of Burma:

    September 21, 2010 is International Day of Peace.

    Sunday, September 19, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 582
  48. Burma and the Media: Amplifying Voices for Democracy

    The documentary, This Is Our Witness, opens with a truly horrifying scene—Burmese soldiers urinating on Burmese

    Thursday, September 23, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 604
  49. CONFERENCE FOLLOW-UP: Good Governance and Gender Equality, 'Gender Mainstreaming: Justice for All'

    Congratulations to the Good Governance and Gender Equality Society, Penang (3Gs Society) for two days of excellent pr

    Wednesday, October 6, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 652
  50. PRESS CONFERENCE: UNFPA Launches Report On Post-Conflict Gender Issues

    With a press conference, the UNFPA Country Office in Timor-Leste will launch the State of World Population report (SW

    Sunday, October 17, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 689