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Madeleine Rees
Madeleine Rees has been the Secretary General of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom since 2010. In 1998, she was working with the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights as the gender expert and Head of Office in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Entries by Madeleine Rees

It Must Not End in War... and It Doesn't Have to

(1) Comments | Posted November 17, 2015 | 12:02 PM

What happened in Paris was horrific. The reality of war again in Europe. A reality that is the daily experience for ordinary people in Syria, Iraq, Libya, Yemen...that list is long, too long and of course is inherently linked to what happened in Paris. But there can never be a...

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Women Need to Be Included in Syria's Peace Process

(0) Comments | Posted December 10, 2013 | 10:15 AM

Next month in Geneva, rebels will sit down to talk to representatives of President Bashar al-Assad's government about a peace plan to end Syria's civil war -- a conflict that has killed over 100,000 people since 2011 and driven a third of the population from their homes. In the room...

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