new report on domestic violence against women in Pakistan ‘Not accepting abuse as the
norm: Local forms of institutional reform to improve reporting on domestic violence
in Punjab’, argues for beyond legal remedies to protect women.
Aisha Buhari Calls for Eradication of Gender Bias in
Nigerian Federal Government to step
up efforts to include women in conflict resolution processes and peacebuilding
Vice President Biden plans to build on
Against Women Act, make women
safer, and protect women’s civil rights.
World Peace Summit to calls for collective
efforts for Sustainable Peace and Development
G7’s Gender Equality Advisory
Council are urging countries to ditch
archaic and discriminatory laws and promote empowerment
Line Defenders is now accepting applications for the Research and Admin
Fellowship: Africa. The
fellowship is designed to provide training and practical work experience in an
international non-governmental organisation to recent graduates seeking a
career in human rights
many scripts that women
are told to follow in the machinery of patriarchal fear taught by society.