“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.”
Period of the review: 12 February - 7 May 2018
For September, in which Ethiopia has the presidency of the UN Security Council, the MAP provides recommendations on t
The Security Council open debate under the theme, “the Global Effort to Prevent the Proliferation of Weapon
In "Distant View of a Minaret," the late and much-neglected Egyptian writer Alifa Rifaat begins her short s
Wartime rape is a persistent and brutal aspect of conflict, whether during or in the aftermath of hostilities.
Migrant workers living in a squatter settlement outside Tripoli have claimed that nearly two dozen women in the camp
On 23 March 2017 the Women’s International League of Peace and Freedom (WILPF) held a webinar launching an
WILPF just launched a toolkit on Weapons, War and Women in the MENA Region to analyse the flow of arm
On Wednesday, 25 October 2017, WILPF, Oxfam, UN Women and the Permanent Mission of the United Kingdom to the United Nations co-hosted a panel titled “Weapons, War and Women: Enabling Movement for Peace in the MENA Region”. It provided a forum to exchange locally-driven experiences and good practices, share recommendations for what the United Nations (UN) Security Council and Member States can do to realise their Women, Peace and Security obligations and commitments and support an enabling environment for women’s meaningful participation in peace processes at all levels in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
This article describes how the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS), in partnership with UN Women and UNSMIL/Se