News

18/3/2004
Taherunnessa Begum was only sixteen when she was married off to small time trader Sattar Mia twice her age.
17/3/2004
Book review of Press and Prejudice by Vidya Bhushan Rawat
16/3/2004
The report marks the first time that violence against women in Jordan has been statistically analysed.
16/3/2004
Eminent writer and freethinker Humayun Azad famously posed this question to us all.
16/3/2004
Women Monitoring Election Candidates (WoMEC).
15/3/2004
On the long highways out of Baghdad - on the notorious Highway 8 to Hilla and further south - a dark and fearful tactic is being resurrected from the terrible years of Algerian butchery just a decade ago: the false police checkpoint.
15/3/2004
Women's Rights Activist Fern L. Holland was killed in Iraq on Tuesday night.
12/3/2004
The condition of Iraq’s women is a litmus test of the country’s movement towards civil rights and democratic governance.
11/3/2004
Dedicated to women’s memories of resistance to war & nationalisms in the countries of former Yugoslavia, and to the activities of all women in the world who, in the context of transitional processes, oppose war, violence & discrimination.