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  1. PHILIPPINES: Women's Museum Pressed

    GABRIELA Rep.

    Thursday, December 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 899
  2. PHILIPPINES: Strengthening the rights of women and children in Mindanao

    The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has pledged anew to help the new administration c

    Monday, December 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 922
  3. PHILIPPINES: No End in Sight to Violence, Poverty and Deprivation Afflicting Filipino Women

    It has been said that the conditions of women and children reflect the state of affairs of that country.

    Thursday, December 23, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 876
  4. INDONESIA: Women Increasingly Pay the Price as Regional Bylaws Proliferate

    Despite widespread criticism, the number of discriminatory bylaws continues to increase across the country, a leading

    Wednesday, December 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 873
  5. INDONESIA: The Ups and Downs of Indonesian Women's Movement

    The modern Indonesian women's movement began in the early 1900s, hand-in-hand with the growing nationalism in the cou

    Monday, December 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 864
  6. BURMA: The Women of Burma: Courageous Under Horrific Fire and Abuse

    The Karen are one of the largest ethnic groups in Burma, with a population estimated to be around 7 million.

    Thursday, December 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 854
  7. TIMOR-LESTE: Sexual Assault Survivors Face Long Legal Delays

    As the number of reported sexual crimes in Timor Leste increases, survivors - mostly women and girls - must wait up t

    Wednesday, December 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 867
  8. BURMA: War Looms for Kachin as Junta Ceasefire Crumbles

    Sixteen years after Burma's military regime reached a ceasefire deal with the country's second largest rebel group, t

    Tuesday, December 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 786
  9. INDONESIA: Editorial: Empowered Indonesian Women Are Key to the Future

    Across emerging Asia, women are striving for progress.

    Monday, December 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 780
  10. CAMBODIA: Empowering Cambodian Women--and Themselves

    Danielle Moore and Kristen Paonessa knew they wanted to do a cubicle-free international co-op that enabled them to ap

    Monday, December 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 781
  11. CAMBODIA: NGO Launches Women's Rights Campaign

    A local NGO has said it would distribute 5,000 books designed to increase awareness of laws and services related to r

    Monday, December 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 782
  12. VIETNAM: Vietnam Leads Region in Gender Gap Eradication

    Vietnam is evaluated as the best performer in Southeast Asia in terms of eradicating gender gap over the past 20 year

    Sunday, December 5, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 761
  13. PHILIPPINES: TIME Hails Cory as Amongst Most Powerful Women of Past Century

    The legacy of the late Philippine President Corazon “Cory” Aquino continues with her inclusion in TIME Ma

    Saturday, December 4, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 755
  14. CAMBODIA: Female Migrants' Isolation Heightens HIV Risk in Cambodia

    Female garment workers in Cambodia who have migrated to the capital are more exposed to a risk of HIV infection becau

    Saturday, December 4, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 760
  15. CAMBODIA: Cambodia's Democratic Warrior

    After helping resettle Cambodian immigrants in the United States and earning a master's degree in social work from th

    Thursday, December 2, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 725
  16. PHILIPPINES: Working Women Add Voice in Support of RH

    Working women have added their voices to the clamor for the passage of the Reproductive Health (RH) Bill, amid strong

    Wednesday, December 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 722
  17. INDONESIA: Domestic Violence Continues Amid Calls for its Elimination

    Amid incessant campaigns to end violence against women, the abuse of women continues right in front of our eyes.

    Tuesday, November 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 662
  18. INDONESIA: Concerns Raised Over Sexual Violence in Spread of AIDS in Indonesia

    As World AIDS Day is commemorated across the globe today, health officials in Indonesia are warning of a worrying inc

    Tuesday, November 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 719
  19. INDONESIA: Indonesian Women Stand up to Sexual Violence

    Catholics have joined with other Indonesians to launch an anti-sexual violence campaign to counter the increasing num

    Friday, November 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 652
  20. BURMA: Women; Children Suffered During Election: WLB

    Women and children suffered terribly during the 2010 general election given the gun battles in border areas, accordin

    Friday, November 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 654
  21. PHILIPPINES: Women Leaders Want End to Conflict, Protection of Women in Conflict Situations

    Women leaders rallied behind Secretary Teresita Deles of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process

    Monday, November 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 624
  22. CAMBODIA: Cambodia Women Look to Malaysia for Work

    Cambodian women are increasingly finding work as domestic labour in Malaysia.

    Sunday, November 21, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 630
  23. PHILIPPINES: Women in the Crossfire

    IT IS an irony, a painful one, that peacemakers who seek to broker a swift end to conflict and a lasting and enduring

    Friday, November 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 625
  24. INDONESIA: UN Provides Aids to Women Displaced by Volcanic Eruption in Indonesia

    The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has provided critical medical and other assistance to tens of thousands of

    Thursday, November 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 611
  25. PHILIPPINES: Rights Group Backs Filipino Sex Slaves' Redress Bid

    An international human rights group expressed support Tuesday for Filipino women demanding an official apology from T

    Wednesday, November 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 600
  26. INDONESIA: Thousands of Pregnant Women Displaced by the Indonesian Volcano Receive UN Help

    Following the recent eruption of Indonesia's Mount Merapi on October 26, the United Nations Population Fund (UNPFA) h

    Wednesday, November 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 628
  27. BURMA: Burma's Poll Called 'Yes Vote' for Junta Rapes

    Last week's election victory by the junta-backed party in Burma is a setback for Charm Tong's work against military r

    Friday, November 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 571
  28. INDONESIA: Indonesia and Norway co-host Regional Workshop on International Humanitarian Law

    A regional workshop on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) and the protection of civilians was held in Jakarta on 8-

    Thursday, November 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 572
  29. CAMBODIA: Government Uplifts Women's Role in Socio-Economic Activities

    The Royal Government of Cambodia encourages for having more women participations in national and sub-national institu

    Sunday, November 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 561
  30. BURMA: Empowering the Burmese majority

    As Burma gears up for its first election in more than 20 years, Ye Maung and Khin Pyu Win explore key issues facing i

    Saturday, November 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 495
  31. BURMA: Reject Burma's Sham Elections, Uphold Women's Rights

    The coming elections in Burma on Nov. 7 are not a step toward real democracy.

    Thursday, November 4, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 479
  32. INDONESIA: Barriers Prevent Indonesian Women from Achieving Reproductive Health

    Many Indonesian women and girls, especially those from poor and marginalised communities, struggle to achieve reprodu

    Thursday, November 4, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 498
  33. INDONESIA: Norway to Give $1.65m to Boost Women's Role in Politics

    In an effort to strengthen the status of Indonesian women in politics and enhance their role in democratic governance

    Thursday, November 4, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 500
  34. CAMBODIA: Cambodia Aims To Uplift Women's Role In Public Institutions

    Cambodian government has affirmed its commitment to uplift women's status in society, especially, the women's role in

    Wednesday, November 3, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 497
  35. PHILIPPINES: RP Supports Two Asean Declarations

    The Philippines on Friday supported adoption of two Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) declarations&mdash

    Saturday, October 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 472
  36. VIETNAM: Vietnam Supports Un Resolution To Promote Women's Role

    A Vietnamese representative to the United Nations has affirmed Vietnam's support to UN Resolution 1325, which aims to

    Wednesday, October 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 439
  37. INDONESIA: Violations a Constant Enemy for Women in War Zones

    “While the men threw chairs and stones at each other every time they met, we women would sit down and discuss w

    Monday, October 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 464
  38. INDONESIA: Government Urged to Finish Plan for Women in Conflict Zones

    Women from Indonesia's conflict zones called upon the government to finalize a national action plan to end the violen

    Saturday, October 23, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 436
  39. VIETNAM: Viet Nam PM Calls on Women to Play Greater Role in Regional Growth

    Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung yesterday called on Southeast Asian women to maintain their prominent role in helping

    Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 415
  40. BURMA: Abuses Cause Health Crisis for Children in East: Report

    Chiang Mai (Mizzima) – Human rights abuses were causing a health crisis for women and children in eastern Burma

    Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 420
  41. VIETNAM: Vietnam Holds 14th ASEAN Confederation of Women's Organizations General Assembly Meeting

    The 14th ASEAN Confederation of Women's Organizations (ACWO) General Assembly Meeting opened in Vietnam's capital cit

    Tuesday, October 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 394
  42. BURMA: Women and Children Bear Brunt of Health Crisis in Eastern Burma

    Women and children bear brunt of health crisis in eastern Burma | Burman. diagnosis, Thai Children's Trust

    Tuesday, October 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 413
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  44. CAMBODIA: Mainstreaming Gender in Financial Sector to Reduce Disparities Between Men and Women in Cambodia

    A budget planning which has gender consideration in it from the very start will go a long way to reduce disparities b

    Monday, October 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 435
  45. INDONESIA: Gender Equality Bill on Target For Next Year, Indonesian Minister Says

    The Ministry of Women and Child Protection is consulting the National Commission of Violence Against Women as it pres

    Saturday, October 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 380
  46. SOUTHEAST ASIA: Human Rights in ASEAN Seen as a Paper Tiger

    The forum was organised by the Southeast Asian Human Rights Network and other partner organisations such as Mahidol U

    Friday, October 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 345
  47. TIMOR-LESTE: UNDP Helps Single Mothers Send Children to School

    A scheme supported by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) seeks to help needy households – mostly h

    Tuesday, October 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 369
  48. PHILIPPINES: Gabriela-Sponsored RH Bill to Provide Comprehensive Health Services to Women

    Ofelia Lubat, 45, has nine children. Her youngest son Marvin who turned one last September looks malnourished.

    Saturday, October 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 313
  49. Women Organizations Cut the Chain of Poverty

    As the city`s partner, Women's Organization Cooperation Body (BKOW) always support and actively participate in the ci

    Thursday, October 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 286
  50. PHILIPPINES: Ex-Nuns Lead Peace Corps Monitoring Govt-MILF Ceasefire

    Two former Catholic nuns will lead a 15-woman peace corps that will monitor a ceasefire between government and the Mo

    Wednesday, October 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 293

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