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Rosy Weiss

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Rosy Weiss served as President of the International Alliance of Women 2004–2010.

IAW around the world

Fighting Deadly Togetherness

By on 5 December 2016
Fighting Deadly Togetherness

Femicide is globally recognized as one of the gravest violations of human rights and gender-based killings as the most serious form of gender-based violence. Report from a symposium held in Vienna on International Day of Elimination of Violence against Women

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News, Peace, Violence against Women

Women’s inclusion in Syria peace talks.

By on 22 March 2016
Women’s inclusion in Syria peace talks.

Numbers aren’t enough. Women must also have meaningful access and influence.

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News, Peace

On International Women’s Day for Peace and Disarmament

By on 24 May 2015
On International Women’s Day for Peace and Disarmament

“Peace is possible only by peaceful means.
Let’s go for it”

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Opinions, Peace

Deeds – no words

By on 29 March 2015
Deeds – no words

We have the legal framework:
UN SCR 1325 (2000)
CEDAW
General Recommendation 30

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News, Peace

Message from IAW on International Day of Peace

By on 21 September 2014
Message from IAW on International Day of Peace

IAW supports the efforts of the United Nations in working on a universal declaration on the human right to peace.

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News, United Nations

Sexual and gender-based violence as a political weapon in conflicts.

By on 18 July 2014
Sexual and gender-based violence as a political weapon in conflicts.

IAW proposes a specific discussion group during the Geneva NGO Forum, November 2014

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Opinions

Militarism and Gender Violence

By on 11 February 2014
Militarism and Gender Violence

In this forthcoming year—the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of WWI—today’s IAW still upholds the principles of “conciliation and arbitration for arranging international differences.”

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