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“I know that there are many women in my sub-village who do not have the courage to speak in the village forums but have very good ideas. With (this) SMS program I can freely share my concerns. ”
Feedback by a woman from Tunjungtirto, Indonesia on the use of an innovative SMS platform to break down traditional barriers for women’s participation in decision making under the “Our Voice” pilot project.
October 21, 2016
After the peace agreement was not ratified by the Colombians during the plebiscite on October 2nd, what’s left for peacebuilding in Colombia? This important and current issue will be discussed with…
October 19, 2016
The award-winning “Our Voice” pilot project used an innovative SMS polling platform to break down traditional barriers for women’s participation in decision making and bring tangible changes in…
October 4, 2016
On September 21, 2016 – which also happened to be the International Day of Peace - the Parliamentary Centre was honoured to be called as a witness during the meeting of the Standing Senate
August 22, 2016
Canada just lost one of the best parliamentarians in modern history. The Hon. Mauril Belanger gave our country his full commitment to the parliamentary system, his deep concern for his constituents,…