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  1. REPORT: Colombia; Women, Conflict-Related Sexual Violence, and the Peace Process

    US Office on Colombia is an organization in Washington DC that works to advocate for human rights in Colombia, partic

    Wednesday, December 4, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 847
  2. Report of the Twelfth Session of the Regional Conference on Women in Latin America and the Caribbean

    Friday, October 18, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 016
  3. Oidhaco Fact Sheet on Women's Rights in Colombia

    In corporation with Colombian civil society organizations, the Oidhaco network has produced a factsheet where data co

    Friday, March 1, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 800
  4. COLOMBIA: Rights Out of Reach: Obstacles to Health, Justice, and Protection for Displaced Victims of Gender-Based Violence in Colombia

    Colombia's laws on violence against women are not adequately protecting victims displaced by the armed conflict, Huma

    Thursday, November 15, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 754
  5. COLOMBIA: Hidden From Justice Impunity for Conflict Related Sexual Violence, A Follow Up Report (English & Spanish)

    Women in Colombia, as elsewhere, face many forms of physical and psychological genderbased violence in many contexts

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 720
  6. COLOMBIA: Militarized Gender Performativity: Women and Demobilization in Colombia's FARC and AUC.

    Abstract Women are usually represented as victims in the literature on conflict and conflict resolution.

    Tuesday, September 25, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 730
  7. Forced Displacement and Gender Justice in Colombia: Between Disproportional Effects of Violence and Historical Injustice

    This paper examines the relationship between forced displacement and transitional justice in Colombia, from a gender

    Thursday, September 13, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 689
  8. COLOMBIA: Forced Displacement and Gender Justice in Colombia: Between Disproportional Effects of Violence and Historical Injustice

    This paper examines the relationship between forced displacement and transitional justice in Colombia from a gender p

    Sunday, July 8, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 738
  9. REPORT: Civil Society Monitoring Report: 1325 Implementation in Colombia

    This report documents the findings and recommendations from Civil Society on 1325 implementation in Colombia

    Thursday, April 26, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 592
  10. COLOMBIA: What the Workshops Revealed About Sexual Violence and Moving R1325 Forward

    Sexual violence in Colombia continues to be an invisible crime.

    Wednesday, March 14, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 579
  11. First Survey of Prevalence, Sexual Violence Against Women in the Context of the Colombian Conflict

    The results of the first survey on the prevalence of sexual violence allowed us to make the link between the presence

    Friday, March 25, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 359
  12. Strengthening Colombia's Transitional Justice Process by Engaging Women

    For over 40 years, violence in Colombia has pitted the government against several guerilla groups including the Revol

    Thursday, March 24, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 349
  13. Violencia Sexual en contra de las Mujeres en el Contexto Del Conflicto Armado Colombiano

    Desde hace más de cinco décadas, Colombia sufre uno de los conflictos armados más prolongados en

    Tuesday, December 14, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 111
  14. Indigenous Women's Access to Justice in Latin America

    This paper gives an overview of the challenges which indigenous women in Latin America face in accessing both formal

    Sunday, December 5, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 083
  15. Listen to their Voices and Act: Stop the Rape and Sexual Abuse of Girls in Nicaragua

    Rape and sexual abuse are widespread in Nicaragua, and the majority of victims are young.

    Monday, November 29, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 059
  16. The 'X' Factor: Reintegrating Female Combatants

    Recent research suggests that women comprise between 10 and 30 percent of armed opposition groups, with some groups,

    Tuesday, October 12, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 998
  17. Commitments Database: A 1325 Call to Action Statement Chile

    Mr. Secretary-General, Ms. Robinson, Minister Cannon, Ladies and Gentlemen,

    Saturday, September 25, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 974
  18. Report on Violations of Women's Human Rights: In Response to the Sixth Periodic Report of Colombia

    Colombians are enduring an armed conflict that has lasted over 50 years, but only in the past 10 years has this civil

    Monday, July 12, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 749
  19. MADRE Talking Points: The Role of the US in Colombia's Conflict

    The Conflict in a Nutshell
    Wednesday, June 30, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 680
  20. Women in the Armed and Police Forces: Resolution 1325 and Peace Operations in Latin America

    Latin-American countries are important contributors within the peace operations scenario.

    Friday, May 28, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 614
  21. Women in the Armed and Police Forces: Resolution 1325 and Peace Operations in Latin America

    Latin-American countries are important contributors within the peace operations scenario.

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 144
  22. Women in the Armed and Police Forces: Resolution 1325 and Peace Operations in Latin America

    Women in the armed and police forces - Resolution 1325 and peace operations in Latin America is a contribution for th

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 220
  23. Colombia: Displaced Women Demand Their Rights

    Displaced Colombian women and girls are the resilient survivors of the ongoing conflict inside the country.

    Monday, November 16, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 624
  24. PERU: Closing the Gender Land Gap: The Effects of Land-Titling for Women in Peru

    In most developing countries agricultural land is the property of men.

    Sunday, November 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 143
  25. Oxfam Briefing Paper: Sexual Violence in Colombia: instrument of war

    Sexual violence has been employed as a weapon of war by all of the armed groups involved in the half-century-long Col

    Wednesday, September 9, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 156
  26. Gender-based Violence Towards Colombian Uprooted Women in the Northern Borderland of Ecuador: A Case of Human Security and Securitization

    Through a gender, conflict, borderland and security approach, this thesis aims at explaining the high levels of gende

    Tuesday, September 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 824
  27. Vicious Circles: Sexual Violence Against Young People in Cambodia, Colombia and Northern Uganda

    Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 106
  28. Good Practices Regarding Legal Reforms in the Area of Violence Against Women in Latin America and the Caribbean

    The human right of the American women to live a life free of violence has been

    Wednesday, May 28, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 878
  29. COLOMBIA/ECUADOR: The City of Women: A Colombian Experience Trip Report

    In a new report, “Housing Rights and the Right to the City in Latin America,” Patricia Guerrero, founder

    Tuesday, April 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 939
  30. 30 Years of Democracy: Riding the Wave? Women's Political Participation in Latin America

    The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) has released the report entitled “30

    Saturday, March 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 231
  31. Challenges and Opportunities in Peace Operations: The Incorporation of Women

    During the last decade the peace operations under the command of the United Nations and its corresponding resources h

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 248
  32. Project: Access to Justice for Women in Situations of Violence: A comparative Study of Women's Police Station in Latin America

    Project: Access to Justice for Women in Situations of Violence: A comparative Study of Women's Police Station in Lati

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 266
  33. Women's Political Participation at the Local Government in Latin America

    Women's political participation in municipalities has received little attention until recently, though the chronic un

    Friday, June 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 875
  34. Programming to Address Violence Against Women: Ten Case Studies (Volume 1)

    This volume documents UNFPA's experience addressing many forms of violence against women.

    Monday, January 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 457
  35. Gender, Justice, and Truth Commissions

    Truth commissions (TCs) are formed to investigatehuman rights violations that occur during armedconflict or under rep

    Sunday, September 3, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 839
  36. Is Denial of Justice Persecution ? The Case of Victims of Sexual Violence in Peru's 1980-2000 Internal Armed Conflict

    According to the 1951 UN Refugee Convention, there are three conditions a person should meet to be considered a refug

    Friday, September 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 531
  37. Forced Displacement in Colombia: Public Policy, Gender and Initiatives for Reconstruction

    In Colombia, one of the most dramatic social consequences of the armed conflict among guerrilla, paramilitary groups

    Thursday, August 31, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 820
  38. New Gender Machinery at the Local Level in Latin America

    Local governments in Latin America have not been characterized by their capacity to design their own public policies

    Tuesday, August 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 876
  39. UNFPA: Ending Violence Against Women in Colombia

    UNFPA online video library: Ending Violence Against Women in Colombia.

    Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 525
  40. Demobilisation of Female Ex-Combatants in Colombia

    Among the millions of Colombian IDPs one group is particularly invisible – women and girls associated with ille

    Saturday, January 1, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 306
  41. Violence Against Women in Colombia

    Thursday, November 25, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 474
  42. Preparing for Peace: The Critical Role of Women in Colombia

    Intermittent armed conflict has persisted in Colombia for more than 40 years.

    Sunday, May 9, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 568
  43. In the Midst of War: Women's Contributions to Peace in Colombia

    This report assesses the importance of a gender perspective in peace negotiations and documents the critical work of

    Saturday, May 1, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 184
  44. Women's Participation and Leadership: Vital to Democratic Governance

    The issues of democratic governance assumes enormous significance in the current debate on how to shape a more secure

    Tuesday, January 13, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 340
  45. Reports/Policy Briefs89 149
  46. If Not Now, When? Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Refugee, Internally Displaced and Post-Conflict Settings: A Global Overview

    Throughout history, gender−based violence has been an integral component of armed conflict.

    Monday, April 1, 2002
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 210
  47. Inter_american Convention on the Prevention, Punishment and Eradication of Violence Against Women

    PREAMBLE


    THE STATES PARTIES TO THIS CONVENTION,

    Thursday, June 9, 1994
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 045