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Preventing Sexual Violence Initiative

Like Landmines and Cluster Bombs, Rape Is a Weapon of War and Must Be Outlawed

Patrick Davies | Posted 11.24.2013 | World
Patrick Davies

Today at the UN General Assembly the British Foreign Secretary, William Hague, with support from dozens of countries including the United States, will be calling for all countries to support a new Declaration of Commitment to End Sexual Violence in Conflict.

It's Not Just About Sexual Violence

Liesl Gerntholtz | Posted 06.09.2013 | World
Liesl Gerntholtz

If the Hague initiative is going to make a real difference in the lives of women, it needs to take a broader view of the problem and address the full spectrum of women's needs during conflict.