News

8/3/2004
The Women’s Initiatives for Gender Justice has established an office in The Hague and is actively monitoring developments at the International Criminal Court (ICC).
8/3/2004
Women’s peace initiative on the occasion of International Women’s Day
8/3/2004
Marking International Women's Day.
5/3/2004
Amelia Hill explores the scandal of ceremonies that lead to marital rape and slavery for girls as young as 12.
4/3/2004
”We are going to shout about bride price across Africa and we are going to say 'no' to the sale of women,” exclaimed Atuki Turner to a crowded hall at Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda.
3/3/2004
The purpose of this Circular is to provide guidance to those working in the criminal justice system on its provisions.
3/3/2004
Muslim clerics in Turkey are to deliver sermons upholding women's rights and condemning so-called "honour killings."
3/3/2004
 
In January 2004, WLUML urged you to join Iraqi women's efforts and take action to oppose the Iraqi Governing Council's (IGC) 'Resolution 137' dated 29 December 2003 that proposed the introduction of Sharia law in personal status matters and to cancel all laws which are incompatible with this decision. It was reported on 27th February 2004, that the IGC has cancelled resolution 137.
2/3/2004
Anxiety has gripped women in Kenya's port city Mombasa after leaflets hit the streets telling them not to wear mini-skirts or other revealing clothes.
1/3/2004
On the theme of women's equal participation in conflict prevention, management and conflict resolution and in post-conflict peace-building.