Issues / Women
The Senate must pass the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, an international agreement that affirms principles of human rights and equality for women everywhere.
The coverage of the Damini case has sparked a lively debate about how the Western media portrays rape culture abroad.
As outrage over the abuse of women rocks India, women's rights advocates mark a historic victory in the Philippines.
USAID spending often means less security and more violence against women, particularly women human rights defenders.
Only a policy of sustained affirmative action can address ingrained gender imbalances in Somalia.
Obama will need to recast a foreign policy that has been weak or downright contradictory in standing up for the principles he himself has espoused
A remarkable documentary offers a rare look at the women's side of the mosque.
Is feminism being used as a prop for imperial foreign policies?
Dr. Chomsky analyzes how the Magna Carta has become largely irrelevant in the world as the document nears its one thousandth birthday.
IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus, Friends of the Congo, and Africa Faith & Justice Network held a briefing on the M23 uprising, the involvement of the Rwandan government, and ethnic tensions in Eastern DRC.