[mili]women and peace building initiatives

Project Wonkhai - the NGO's first undertaking - is a girl's school in Wonkhai, a village in Afghanistan's Wardak province.
Nawal al-Samaraie, minister for women’s affairs, says she lacked the resources to implement her plans to help improve women’s lives.
The crisis we are confronting now poses challenges for feminisms, bringing to the forefront issues of economic justice, inter culturality, reproduction, sexuality and fundamentalisms.
Tens of thousands of people took to streets over the weekend in cities across the globe to demonstrate against Israel’s assault on Gaza. Some of the protests have been organized by Jewish groups who are speaking out against Israel’s actions.
A statement from Isis International on the crisis in Gaza.
L’analyse de Jean Ziegler, membre du comité consultatif du Conseil des droits de l’homme des Nations unies et auteur de la Haine de l’Occident (Albin Michel, 2008).
"Security Without Empire: National Organizing Conference on Foreign Military Bases"; American University, Washington, DC; Feb. 27-Mar. 2, 2009
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, former Secretary of Defense William Cohen and other leading figures call on new administration and Congress to make preventing genocide and mass atrocities a national priority.
Article by Luisa Morgantini, originally published in the "Il Manifesto" Newspaper.
Statement on behalf of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF).
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