“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 paper is based on fieldwork conducted in Egypt with South Sudanese female refugees seeking educational, legal an
Thirty women leaders started yesterday in El Geneina, West Darfur, a three-day training on conflict resolution to exp
Haraza Organisation for Peace and Development
Subject: Peace and Development; Darfur, Sudan.
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the June 2011 version of our Monthly Action Points (M
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the April 2011 version of our Monthly Action Points (
Globally, the rate of women's formal political participation is low, despite progress over the past few decades.
There is massive national and international pressure on Sudan to hold a peaceful referendum on independence for the s
Southern Sudan has a history of gender-based violence (GBV) during times of conflict and instability.
This paper draws on discussions from The Institute for Inclusive Security's 12th Annual Colloquium “Across Conf
To mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Women for Women International have launc
• Five years after the formal end of the Sudanese civil war, poverty, vulnerability and insecurity remain seriou
In June 2010, the Women's Refugee Commission undertook a field mission to Southern Sudan as part of its
After two and a half decades of war, the 2005 Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) between the Government of the Repub
This report is submitted in accordance with Human Rights Council resolution 8/4.
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the February 2010 version of our Monthly Action Point
Submission to the 46th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Banjul, the Gambia.
As leaders in civil society, particularly during and following violent conflict, women are critical players in peace
The prolonged civil-war and famine in the African nation of Sudan has displaced millions over the last two decades, m
When women are displaced due to conflict or human rights abuses, they adopt new strategies to provide for themselves
Negotiations create foundations for re-establishing peace. Peace accords lay out the terms for halting violence.
A joint publication from the Geneva Call and the Small Arms Survey, documents the range of contributions that women m
This Guide is intended to help readers understand the political, legal and institutional framework of the ICGLR.
In July, the Nobel Women's Initiative led a group of prominent women on a three-week fact-finding mission to investig
For five years, Darfurians have been asking for protection from devastating volence and attacks.
The systematic use of extreme violence, in particular sexual violence, in conflict and post-conflict situations raise
In considering the wars in the Central African Republic (CAR), Darfur, and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) whe
This report outlines a system of Sudanese laws that exposes rape victims to further abuse, shields perpetrators from
SIHA's member organizations are a network of Civil Society groups working in the Horn of Africa, and armed conflict l
October 8-15, 2004, Women Waging Peace hosted 16 Sudanese women peace builders for meetings, presentations, and event
Resolution 1556 (2004) adopted by the Security Council at its 5015th meeting, on July 30, 2004