A decade of triumphs still includes needs for African Women

A decade of triumphs still includes needs for African Women

Rainitou Sow for Make Every Woman Count –  WNN Opinion (WNN) OPINION: One year ago, the African Union declared 2010-2020 as African Women’s Decade. The theme of this year is “Health, Maternal Mortality and HIV/AIDS”. This decade is a promise from African governments and the African Union to promote women’s rights and achieve gender equality […]

UNAMID Organizes Dialogue with Darfur Women

UNAMID Organizes Dialogue with Darfur Women

WNN Photos Maesda Hassan Ali participates in dialogue between UNAMID and Darfur women. (WNN) SUDAN: Maesda Hassan Ali, a lawyer from Nyala, Sudan, participates in a dialog between officers of the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) and Darfur women on the implementation of Security Council resolution 1325 on women, peace and security. 07 […]

Beyond Good Intentions: The Promise and Peril of Citizen Engagement with Foreign Policy

Beyond Good Intentions: The Promise and Peril of Citizen Engagement with Foreign Policy

Women News Network – WNN Podcast portal What were the accomplishments and failures of the U.S. grassroots movements that responded to the humanitarian crisis in Darfur, and how do these lessons apply to grassroots movements in general? Rachel Davis from the Carnegie New Leaders Program interviews award-winning Washington Post journalist for Sudan and fellow of […]