“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.”
Prepared by Eleanor Bennett
The United States Institute of Peace released this report which examines the implementation of UNSCR 1325, its accomp
Throughout the world, incidents of gender-based violence escalate during times of conflict as rape and sexual abuse b
Health is essential to the economy, well-being, national security, and future of the Middle East region.
Peace X Peace is proud to launch a new video series called Catalyst: Voices of Israeli and Palestinian Women.
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the April 2011 version of our Monthly Action Points (
The combined fourth and fifth periodic report of Israel (CEDAW/C/ISR/4-5) states the Police Special Task Force for Tr
As we reflect upon another year gone by, we do so upon a tide of turmoil, hope and revolution sweeping across the Ara
The Women's Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling (WCLAC) has issued a report highlighting the gender-specific impact
A gender gap exists at all levels of Palestinian society and has widened in recent years in the face of rising levels
In order to provide a detailed look at the conditions faced by women in the Middle East and understand the complex en
In Amman city, in the symposium “Woman's Participation in Public Life” that was organized by “The U
The present report summarizes the situation of Palestinian women between October 2006 and September 2007, in accordan
Expressing deep concern about the grave situation of Palestinian women in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, includi
The spiraling violence and killings in Israel and the Occupied Territories in the past four and a half years has brou
"Today, on the occasion of International Women's Day, 11 UN agencies operating in the occupied Palestinian terri
Despite the ongoing conflict in this region, the Israeli public has yet to learn of the existence of United Nations S
Women in conflict zones throughout the world have mobilized within their communities and across borders to demand tha
Bat Shalom, The Jerusalem Link” declaration of principles: “ We, Palestinian and Israeli women, united in
A very important work on the legal context of gender and women's issues in Israel.
Palestinian Women Demonstrate Against the Wall in Tulkarem On Sept.
Foreigners are flocking to Palestinc, but not for Holy Land pilgrimages or beach vacations.
I represent Bat Shalom (Daughter of Peace), an Israeli feminist peace organization.
For the past ten months, the Palestinian occupied territories have been engulfed in a bloody popular uprising against
In the first section of the report, we have first reviewed the more devastating effects of the Israeli occupation whi
In recent years, several Israeli scholars, journalists, and even a few individuals with ties to the Israeli military
The decision stunned even its leaders.
The Committee considered the combined initial and second reports of Israel (CEDAW/C/ISR/1-2) at its 350th, 351st and