News

27/11/2003
A joint initiative of WLUML, the Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID) and Rights and Democracy.
26/11/2003
The new webpages provide information on studies undertaken by reformist and feminist Muslim scholars.
25/11/2003
This portal provides background information and timely updates on the impact of armed conflict on women and women’s role in peace-building.
25/11/2003
The 2003 campaign theme is "Violence Against Women Violates Human Rights: Maintaining the Momentum Ten Years After Vienna (1993-2003)."
24/11/2003
Initial review of Afghanistan's Constitution.
20/11/2003
Human Rights Watch honours outspoken rights activist Aida Seif El-Dawla for her work. She spoke with Amira Howeidy before the ceremony in New York.
14/11/2003
PAS' “blueprint” of an Islamic state aims to amend the Federal Constitution to make Syariah (Islamic law) the supreme law of the land.
14/11/2003
Sweden is planning to ban all marriages to children under the age of 18, regardless of their nationality.
11/11/2003
Women for Afghan Women said it is "disappointed that Afghanistan's newly released draft constitution is weak in its affirmation of women's rights."