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  1. INTERNATIONAL: Wartime Violence Against Women: States Must Do More to End it

    Millions of women and girls bear the brunt of today's wars.

    Sunday, October 31, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 467
  2. SIERRA LEONE: Traditional, Religious Leaders Discuss Gender and Maternal Health Issues

    Over 40 paramount chiefs, traditional and religious leaders (imams and pastors) from Bo and Bombali districts on Wedn

    Saturday, October 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 488
  3. DRC: International Attention Fails to End Congo Rapes

    Despite international attention to the problem of mass rape in the Democratic Republic of Congo, U.N.

    Thursday, October 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 528
  4. INTERNATIONAL: Marking 10th Anniversary of UN Resolution on Women and Conflict, MRG Urges Special Attention for Minority and Indigenous Women

    On the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of UN Security Council Resolution (SCR) 1325, Minority Rights Group Internati

    Wednesday, October 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 463
  5. COTE D'IVOIRE: Ivorian Women Urged to Vote Massively Sunday

    A Women's organization in Cote d'Ivoire, the International Forum of Women for Development and Peace (FIFEM), on Tuesd

    Wednesday, October 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 513
  6. CONGO/ANGOLA: UN Says 30 Women Raped at Congo-Angola Border

    At least 30 women were kept as prisoners in a dungeon-like structure and gang-raped over multiple weeks at the Congo

    Tuesday, October 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 440
  7. SOMALIA: Puntland President Praises Women, Calls for 'War Crimes Tribunal'

    The president of Somalia's Puntland government opened the country's first-ever international women's conference in th

    Tuesday, October 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 453
  8. SUDAN: Rape Is Not Adultery

    Women in the Sudanese region of Darfur have been raped with impunity since the start of the conflict there in 2003.

    Tuesday, October 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 585
  9. 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
  10. INTERNATIONAL: For World's Women, Some Highs and Many Lows

    The practice of female genital mutilation is declining, but violence against women is still rampant across the world.

    Sunday, October 24, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 438
  11. COTE D'IVOIRE: Rampant Criminality, Sexual Violence in West

    Well-armed criminal gangs in western Côte d'Ivoire subject local residents to a relentless stream of abuses, in

    Friday, October 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 406
  12. INTERNATIONAL: Rape More than a Gender Issue, UN Says

    Rape as a weapon isn't just a gender issue but lies at the forefront of peace and reconciliation, the United Nations'

    Friday, October 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 424
  13. AFRICA: Gender: Sexual Violence Used to

    Modern war is often not about soldier against soldier, but a struggle to "break the will of civilians — wo

    Friday, October 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 425
  14. DRC: Ending Impunity in the Congo

    A man accused of helping direct a campaign of severe war crimes and crimes against humanity in the eastern Democratic

    Friday, October 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 526
  15. KENYA: Women and Children Bear Brunt of Conflict

    This year's United Nations report on State of World Population 2010 shows that women and children suffer most in conf

    Thursday, October 21, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 432
  16. INTERNATIONAL: UN Report Sheds Light on Rape as Weapon of War

    Sexual violence as a weapon of war and as an outcome of turmoil and disaster is inflicting a terrifying toll on women

    Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 395
  17. GHANA: Personnel of Ghana Armed Forces Undergo Training on Gender-based Violence

    The workshop, organised by the Child Protection Unit and Legal Directorate of GAF on behalf of Save the Children, Swe

    Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 411
  18. INTERNATIONAL: Violence Against Women a Global Phenomenon

    Violence against women remains widespread across the world, exacerbated by traditions and customary practices that de

    Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 430
  19. INTERNATONAL: UN Report - Rape 'Increasingly Familiar' Weapon of War

    The United Nations has put women at the center of its 2010 State of the World Population report, which says rape is i

    Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 521
  20. AFRICA: Study Highlights Need for Better Post-Rape Care in Conflict

    Recent research into the effect of mass rape on HIV in conflict situations has highlighted the need for better post-r

    Tuesday, October 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 412
  21. CENTRAL AFRICA: Study Highlights Need for Better Post-Rape Care in Conflict

    Recent research into the effect of mass rape on HIV in conflict situations has highlighted the need for better post-r

    Tuesday, October 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 522
  22. DRC: Congolese Rape Victims March Against Sexual Violence

    Many of Congo's rape survivors took to the streets Sunday to speak out against sexual violence in a country where it

    Monday, October 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 370
  23. INTERNATIONAL: Violence Against Women And Girls Now A Major Public Health Crisis, Say World Physicians

    Violence against women and girls has become a worldwide institutionalised phenomenon and a major public health crisis

    Monday, October 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 391
  24. INTERNATIONAL: UN Women Boosted by the Award of Additional $10m Grant

    The new super agency at the United Nations, called UN Women and combining four of the major women's agencies, is off

    Monday, October 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 392
  25. Towards a Typology of Wartime Rape

    This brief presents the progress to date in developing a typology of wartime rape as a first step toward understandin

    Monday, October 18, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 085
  26. DRC: Congo Defense Minister Rejects UN Allegations against Army

    During a press conference held in Kinshasa on Saturday, Defence Minister Charles Mwando Nsimba expressed outrage at t

    Sunday, October 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 514
  27. DRC: DR Congo women march against sexual violence

    The Democratic Republic of Congo's first lady has led thousands of women on a march against sexual violence.

    Sunday, October 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 515
  28. INTERNATIONAL: Wallstrom Acts on Rapes; Fetal Pain Becomes Law

    Margot Wallstrom, the U.N.

    Saturday, October 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 383
  29. TAJIKISTAN: Domestic Violence Bill Stalled in Tajikistan

    Women's rights activists in Tajikistan are exasperated at the failure to pass a law on domestic violence after many y

    Saturday, October 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 388
  30. AFRICA: African Women Church Leaders from Eastern and Southern Africa Meet to Tackle Gender-Based Violence and HIV/AIDS

    From 5th to 7th October 2010, over seventy (70) African Women Church Leaders from 12 Countries of Angola, Botswana, E

    Friday, October 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 373
  31. PERU: Women Sterilised Against Their Will Seek Justice, Again

    Poor, rural, Quechua-speaking women in the Peruvian province of Anta who were victims of a forced sterilisation progr

    Friday, October 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 455
  32. DRC: 15,000 Rapes in Stricken DR Congo Region Last Year: Envoy

    More than 15,000 rapes were committed last year in a strife-torn region of Democratic Republic of Congo where peaceke

    Friday, October 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 516
  33. DRC: UN Council Told to Act Against Rapists in Congo

    The UN Security Council was told that the best way to stop rapes in the Congo was to arrest and sanction commanders w

    Friday, October 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 517
  34. DRC: Army Raping And Killing, Says UN Envoy

    DR Congo government troops are raping and killing women in remote villages where hundreds were the victims of mass ra

    Friday, October 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 518
  35. DRC: Troops Committing Rape

    Government soldiers in the DR Congo have attacked and raped women in villages where rebels already committed mass rap

    Friday, October 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 525
  36. DRC: Rebel Rape Victims May Face Same Abuse From Army, UN Warns

    Hundreds of women who were raped by rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) nearly three months ago now repo

    Thursday, October 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 519
  37. INTERNATIONAL: United Nations Committee Decries Rise in Violence Against Women

    New York, US - The Vice-Chair of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), Ms.

    Wednesday, October 13, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 332
  38. SOMALIA: Somalian Women Subjected to Rape, Forced Marriage and even Beheading

    Since rival clans overthrew the government in Somalia in 1991, the country has been in the grip of a vicious civil wa

    Tuesday, October 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 311
  39. MARSHALL ISLANDS: Marshall Islands' WUTMI Receives UN Grant for Project to Protect Women and Girls

    The United Nations Trust Fund in Support of Actions to Eliminate Violence against Women (UN Trust Fund) announced Wed

    Tuesday, October 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 319
  40. FIJI: All Suffer When Woman Suffers

    TENSION exists in every community but the role of men and women in conflicts must be analysed separately, says a gend

    Monday, October 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 324
  41. CARIBBEAN: Region Joins UN Campaign to End Violence Against Women

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today encouraged everyone in the Caribbean to get involved in the quest to end violence

    Monday, October 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 329
  42. EAST AFRICA: Region Should Handle the Issue of Impunity Against the Vulnerable

    It is refreshing to see that regional bodies are at the forefront of handling issues that have nagged the East Africa

    Monday, October 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 334
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  44. UGANDA: Tale of Forced Marriage to Al-Shabaab

    Amina Ahmed's letter, typed out in English by a fellow refugee, tells of rape, forced marriage and even beheading of

    Saturday, October 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 312
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  46. PAKISTAN: Exploring Ways to End Gender-based Violence

    Steps should be taken to explore opportunities making police more responsible and responsive towards gender-based vio

    Thursday, October 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 296
  47. SUDAN: Southern Sudan – Aid Agencies Study Highlights 'Unreported' Gender Based Violence

    If there is one group that faces special challenges in Southern Sudan, it is women.

    Thursday, October 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 310
  48. SUDAN: Southern Women Struggle for Justice

    RUMBEK, 6 October 2010 (IRIN) - If there is one group that faces special challenges in Southern Sudan, it is women.

    Wednesday, October 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 278
  49. INTERNATIONAL: UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women Announces Additional US$10 Million In Grants To Fund Grassroots Efforts to Protect Women and Girls

    On-the-ground innovative efforts to be supported in 18 countries by the multilateral Fund

    Wednesday, October 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 284
  50. UGANDA: Food Security Response to HIV and Gender-base Violence in Northern Uganda

    The fertile northern region of Uganda was known for many years as one of the granaries of the country, consistently p

    Wednesday, October 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 298

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