Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice


July 2014 issue of Women’s Voices now available
22 July 2014

The July 2014 issue of Women’s Voices is now available. In Women’s Voices we provide updates and analysis on political developments, the pursuit of justice and accountability, the participation of women in peace talks and reconciliation efforts...  Read more »

Ugandan gender justice advocate receives EU Award
10 July 2014

On 1 July 2014, Gladys Canogura, Director of  Kitgum Women’s Peace Initiative (KIWEPI), was jointly awarded the European Union annual Human Rights Defenders Award with two other Ugandans, Mohamed Ndifuna and Christine Alalo. The award honours...  Read more »

Rape and sexual slavery - Appeals Withdrawn in Katanga case
26 June 2014

Pour la version française, voir ci-dessous. Yesterday, Defence Counsel for Germain Katanga (Katanga) and the Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) at the International Criminal Court (ICC) both filed notices withdrawing their appeals of the judgement...  Read more »

Women's Initiatives Executive Director Brigid Inder awarded OBE
16 June 2014

The Diplomatic Service and Overseas Birthday 2014 Honours list has been published today announcing 100 awards in recognition of exceptional service to Britain overseas.

The list recognises outstanding people for achievements in a range of fields and...  Read more »

Video of Global Summit panel on former girl soldiers
16 June 2014

On 11 June, Women’s Initiatives for Gender Justice hosted a panel titled ‘From LRA abductees to gender justice advocates’ at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, held in London from 10-13 June. The panel featured two young...  Read more »