by Beenish Ahmed Aug 13, 2015
One reason why the alleged abuse has persisted may be because of the image the U.N. seeks to maintain in the world.
by Beenish Ahmed Jul 29, 2015
"Real leverage for peace and human rights will come when the people who benefit from war will pay a price for the damage they cause," George Clooney, co-founder of The Sentry, said.
by Beenish Ahmed Mar 26, 2015
“These perpetrators are not stealing into the houses at night and raping the women and then the children. They’re stealing away the children and raping them, and bringing them [back] home," Naama Haviv of the Panzi Foundation said.
by Annie Malknecht Aug 18, 2014
In the fight against crushing poverty, many are focusing on how far some countries are from the goal. Instead, here's how far some have come.
by Holly Dranginis Aug 8, 2014
In Congo’s peace process, women’s empowerment is no substitute for inclusion.
by Joanna M. Foster Jun 12, 2014
In a surprise move, British oil giant Soco announced this week that it would stop exploring for oil in Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo.