“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.”
This briefing, by Safer World, introduces three in-depth reports on Afghanistan, Somalia and Yemen.
In 2000, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 1325 to uphold women’s rights in conflict and their roles in peac
Somalia's new cabinet should urgently adopt meaningful reforms to confront rampant sexual violence, Human Rights Watc
The new government of Somalia plans to relocate tens of thousands of internally displaced people (IDPs) within Mogadi
The Women's Refugee Commission completed a research mission to the Jijiga Somali refugee camps in Ethiopia in April 2
For December, in which the Russian Federation has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations o
SOMALIA - UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON SOMALIA CALLS FOR PROTECTION
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the May 2010 version of their Monthly Action Points (
This 62-page report finds that al-Shabaab forces have brought greater stability to many areas in southern Somalia, bu
The overthrow of President Said Barre in 1991 marked a turning point in Somali politics, economy and society.
In October, 2010, the international community will mark the 10th Anniversary of the adoption of 1325, the first Secur
The paper presents an overview of the Somali conflict and peace process from the perspective of Somali women, conside
A background on the HIV/AIDS situation, trafficking and smuggling, gender based violence, and political participation
The Project “Gender and peace in Somalia – Implementation of Resolution 1325” is promoted by the It
This manual was translated and adapted to Somali language and culture during the Good Governance and Leadership Train
The United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) called on the international community today to recognize women
SIHA's member organizations are a network of Civil Society groups working in the Horn of Africa, and armed conflict l
The 30 or so Somali women and girls gathered near the Holl-Holl camp community garden, where visitors routinely leave
Somali author Nuruddin Farah reminds us that the lives of many Africans is highly precarious.
This report was commissioned by the Netherlands Special Programme on WID, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (DGIS) of the N
While the tragedy in Somalia made daily news, the plight of thousands of refugees in neighboring Kenya remains unpubl