Have international laws ultimately failed global women?

Have international laws ultimately failed global women?

Lisa Anderson – WNN Justice (WNN/TLW) New York, N.Y., UNITED STATES: Gender inequality deprives women and girls of justice in the developing world, whether they seek it from formal law courts or informal community justice systems, said a report by the International Development Law Organization. “The law has, quite simply, failed women,” Irene Khan, IDLO […]

Nobel Peace Laureate sends message of “truth & justice” to Guatemalan Supreme Court

Nobel Peace Laureate sends message of “truth & justice” to Guatemalan Supreme Court

Lys Anzia – WNN Breaking (WNN) Guatemala City, Guatemala: As former Guatemalan general José Mauricio Rodríguez Sánchez and his former Commander in Chief, 86-year-old former dictator José Efrain Ríos Montt stand trial for crimes against humanity under genocide, Nobel Peace Laureate Ms. Rigoberta Menchú Tum has released a formal statement through the Rigoberta Menchú Tum Foundation directed to […]

U.S. President Obama and Nobel Peace Laureate Suu Kyi finally meet

U.S. President Obama and Nobel Peace Laureate Suu Kyi finally meet

Kent Klein – WNN Breaking (WNN/VOA) The White House, WASHINGTON, D.C., U.S.: President Barack Obama and Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi have met for the first time. The two Nobel Peace laureates spoke at the White House Wednesday as the United States lifted sanctions on Burma’s president and parliament speaker. The closed-door meeting […]