Open Letter on Women’s Rights in Iraq

In September 2014, the United Nations Human Rights Council held a special session on the human rights situation in Iraq and adopted a resolution to dispatch a mission to Iraq to […]

2nd Seven Special Rapporteurs Report on the DRC

Thank you, Chairperson. I speak on behalf of the section of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Local conflict and 400 […]

Situation of Human Rights in Burma

Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance-follow-up and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action Joint Statement by the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom […]

Effects of Economic Reform on Women

Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) UK Section would like to bring to Mr Bernards Mudho and representatives’ attention to the impact of these reforms on women, and […]

Violence Against Women

Thank you Mr. President. Women’s international League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) UK section welcomes the examination of the intersections between culture and violence against women by the Special Rapporteur. […]

Situation of Human Rights in Columbia

Thank you Mr. President. We wish to refer to the High Commissioner’s report on the human rights situation in Colombia, specifically as it concerns women. As the report points out […]