Our Event at the Global Summit

We’ve published our video summary of our event at the recent Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict! Big thanks to George Elerick for creating it! Also see our posts here for more details and recommendations from our speakers.

Justice for Widows in Conflict and After

12 June 2014 – The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict was held in London from 10-13 June 2014. At the Summit, we hosted an event titled Justice for Widows in Conflict and After. Our speakers discussed the status of conflict widows in their countries and what actions need to be taken to improve the situation.

Kurdish Women of Rojava

Jihan Ibrahim, Kurdish Women of Rojava Dear friends, I am delighted to be here and participate in this event but dismayed to have to share with you the suffering of Rojava’s Kurdish women in Syria. The use of rape and other forms of sexual violence in armed conflicts is one of the most brutal war […]

Margaret Owen

Articles by Margaret Owen

Articles CSW: will there be an Agreed Conclusion to the CSW this year? 11 March 2013 As the CSW enters its final week, the political agendas of different countries are reflected in the deep divisions over how to prevent and eliminate violence against women and girls. Furious arguments are going on over the use of […]