“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.”
Call for Applications
(deadline January 3, 2010)
ilar Thein, a woman human rights defender and leading pro-democracy activist was arrested on 10 September 2008 and is
Recognizing the urgent need to address the political, structural and cultural barriers to mainstreaming Emergency Con
To support the North Sumatra's Women Activists Coalition campaign – “Vote for Women” – JASS S
The toolkit, which is a media initiative of femLINKPACIFIC, a Suva based women's media NGO that has served as the reg
The objective of the campaign is to involve as many people as possible in the campaign for nationwide and global peac
Political dialogue is the only means by which Burma's existing political conflicts can be effectively resolved.
KWAT strongly condemns the impunity and this act of crime against humanity and lack of rule of law in Burma.
Six political activists are at grave risk of torture and ill-treatment after they were detained by police in Nanggroe
This is a letter regarding the conflict between the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and the Philippine governmen
Coinciding with the opening of the Beijing Olympics on August 8, 2008, this group of organizations will launch an int
This 19-day course aims to provide the participants with context-specific and gender-sensitive knowledge on sexuality
This article focuses on women's involvement and participation in peace and security issues on the regional level in J
The International Rescue Committee is working with writer, photographer and long-time women's advocate Ann Jones to g
Nobel Women's Initiative: The UN Security Council must take strong action on Burma and issue an investigation into wa
WOMEN GROUPS AROUND THE WORLD CALL ON THE UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL TO PROSECUTE SENIOR GENERAL THAN SHWE AT TH
KWO appeal letter for the newly arrived families in Tak province
Karen Women's Organization calls for increased international pressure to end SPDC military
Senior General Than Shwe's denial of international humanitarian aid to the victims of Cyclone Nargis should come as n
Today marks the 60th anniversary of Independence Day for Burma.
Message to all our friends inside Burma and around the world
The Karen Women's Organization is a community-based organization of Karen women working in development/relief in the
WLB has put forth a tremendous idea for confronting the shameful participation of the SPDC (State Peace and Developme
The European Union Assistance on Curbing Small Arms and Light Weapons in Cambodia (EU ASAC) organized on June 5, 2003
Media Initiatives for Women
The community broadcast brought to Labasa listeners within a 10 kilometre radius from Wailevu to Bulileka and surroun
Last Thursday, November 30th, we re-launched the Blue Ribbon, a symbol of a collective call to action in May 2000 (se
A women's media update from femLINKPACIFIC & Vois Blong Mere Solomons - a collaboration supported by UNIFEM Pacif
The Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development mourn the loss of two brave women, human rights defenders.
On the 23rd November 2009, there was an election-related massacre that happened in Maguindanao, Philippines.More than
Women are at the center of conflicts and wars, both overt and silent.
The meeting will focus on the work of the Commission to promote multiculturalism as a basis for peace in Mindanao rat
The “Mindanao Peaceweavers" supports the holding of exploratory talks between the Philippine government (G
The Mindanao Peoples Caucus (MPC), and its secretariat, the Initiatives for International Dialogue, presented a state
The Asian Women's Human Rights Council launched the Mindanao Women's Peace Caravan's Campaign, with the purpose of in
40,000 Filipinos participated in a nationwide march organized by GABRIELA, BAYAN, Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU), Kilusang M
The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence is part of the Global Campaign for women's human rights.
After the overwhelming result in favour of East Timor independence, an unknown number of East Timorese were murdered,
On UN Day Against Violence of Women, a coalition of women's organizations, including FOKUPERS, Organizacao da Mulher
Every year on the 8th of March, women all over the world commemorate the International Women's Day
On the one-year anniversary of nationwide nonviolent protests dubbed the Saffron Revolution in Burma, the women Laure
Participatory Evaluation Reports of Aid Flows from a Gender Perspective in Cambodia, Gu
Today, governments, international organizations and non-governmental organizations around the world are marking the I
This discussion was on-the-record.
September 21, 2010 is International Day of Peace.
The documentary, This Is Our Witness, opens with a truly horrifying scene—Burmese soldiers urinating on Burmese
Congratulations to the Good Governance and Gender Equality Society, Penang (3Gs Society) for two days of excellent pr
With a press conference, the UNFPA Country Office in Timor-Leste will launch the State of World Population report (SW