The Global Virtual Knowledge Centre to End Violence against Women and Girls is an online resource in English, French and Spanish, designed to serve the needs of policymakers, programme implementers and other practitioners dedicated to addressing violence against women and girls
"Women are frequently victims of appalling atrocities in conflict situations with international evidence showing that violence against women escalates during conflict and remains at high levels in post-conflict situations." Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd said
A contender for Weirdest Sex Harassment Stunt Ever came to pass with the Aug. 17 arrest of Michael K. Lallana, a 31-year- old former field director at Northwestern Mutual Financial Network in Orange County, California
The International Women's Tribune Centre is hosting a blog to track the currents and conversations between participants at a strategy session where women from Burundi, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Burma, Nepal, the Netherlands and Canada will come together to share experiences on their work with implementing international policies like Security Council Resolution (SCR) 1325 in conflict-affected countries, and begin a strategic and practical 'grounding' in their work with SCR 1820.