Jameen Kaur is campaigns officer for Amnesty International in Galway, Ireland. She reported for openDemocracy from the Nobel Women's Initiative (NWI) conference in June 2007. She writes here in a personal capacity.
Is gender a universal category? The double edged sword of identity politics.
Jameen Kaur reports on the three day conference on ‘Women Deepening Democracy: Transforming Gender Equality. From...
Meeri Piribis: carrying the torch of hope
“No more will we let the army decide, the insurgents decide, or the patriarchal structures of our societies that...
“We have failed. We have nothing to celebrate”
There is a growing wave of unrest among young women at the failure of governments to recognise and implement...
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