Ever since the conflict broke out in South Sudan last December, women’s organisations have tirelessly been advocating for peace and for women’s inclusion in negotiations. This has led to both sides actually having women representatives at the peace talks.
The EU can play an important role in putting an end to a range of different violations of Palestinian women’s rights. This is the main message of a report launched by the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network (EMRHN) today.
In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), sexual harassment in schools is a big problem, affecting many girls education. With support from The Kvinna till Kvinna Foundation, the organisation CEDEJ-GL has worked many years with battling this abuse and supporting the victims. Now, international policy makers will learn from their knowledge and experiences.