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The UN pledged to tackle sexual harassment. The work remains incomplete, experts say (Read) A call to end gender-based violence in the military (Read) Between international ambitions and domestic realities — India’s involvement with the Women, Peace and Security Agenda (Read) UN Women: Listen to female voices in Myanmar (Read) Women's Property Rights Are the Key to Economic Development (Read) How to Do a Gender Analysis: Practical Guidance for the UN Community (Read) Recession with a Difference: Women Face Special Burdens (Read) Sexual violence against children being used as a ‘weapon’ of war (Read) Promoting peace and protecting women’s rights in contexts affected by violent extremism, especially during COVID-19 pandemic (Read) A feminist approach to strengthening global democracy (Read) Reports and Studies Women, Business & The Law – World Bank (Read) A Passage to Justice: Selected Yemeni Civil Society Views for Transitional Justice and Long-Term Accountability in Yemen (Read) UN Peacekeeping Operations and Gendered Threats to the Protection of Civilians (Read) ‘More spent on arms & security than women matters’ (Read) Every Step Counts - 7 Personal Testimonies of Social Democratic Women's Activism in South East Europe (Read) News from around the world Afghanistan - Afghanistan - With Pandemic, Increase in Gender Based Violence, Food Insecurity & Need for Women's Support Services (Read) Bangladesh - Culture of Misogyny & Masculine Impunity Driving Sexual Violence (Read) Burkina Faso - Women fleeing Burkina Faso violence face sexual assault (Read) CAR - ‘Our village is completely destroyed’: Displaced Central Africans recount rapes and disappearances (Read) Chile - Why Chile’s New Constitution Is a Feminist Victory (Read) Latvia - The Implementation of the Women, Peace, and Security Agenda in Latvia: Room for Improvement? (Read) Liberia - Deputy Speaker Supports War Criminal Trials in Liberia But Wants Infrastructure, Legal Processes to be Setup (Read) Nepal - Broken promises (Read) South Sudan - Changing the Calculus to Support Peace in South Sudan (Read) Sri Lanka - A Catalogue of Suffering Behind the Calls for Action on Sri Lanka’s War Crimes (Read) USA - Women, Peace, and Security: Is DOD Turning a Human Rights Corner? (Read) Yemen - Peace in Yemen, But not Without Women’s Role in Peacebuilding (Read)