The quest for gender-just peace: from impunity to accountability
Yakin Erturk reflects on the six years she spent working as the UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women, and...
Turmoil in Syria: failed “Arab spring” or sectarian nightmare?
Although inspired by the movements of the Arab spring, the protests in Syria have degenerated into increasingly...
Culture versus rights dualism: a myth or a reality?
Women’s human rights discourse and movements have become entangled within a culture-versus-rights dualism. Yakin...