Issues / Women
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.
Women leaders do not by definition implement policies promoting women's rights.
Where are women in the global economic crisis and the Occupy response?
The following article describes Mexico's political climate during the lead up to the 2012 presidential election and the important factors that will determine its victor.
The war that tore apart Bosnia and Herzegovina ended in 1995. But many people, especially women, still await justice.
Social policies and instruments will need to be developed to ensure that the Green Economy not only alleviates poverty and improves equity, but that the interests of the people who depend on Green Economy are deliberately safeguarded from the very outset.
Many white Americans fear "population control" lest the world be overrun by madly procreating Muslims.
Honduran security forces are murdering, raping, beating, and detaining Hondurans -- with U.S. aid.
Though failing to generate buzz, Angelina Jolie's film about Bosnia deserves to be widely viewed.
Women bear the burden of the violence that is convulsing Mexico.