News and Updates

Women, Peace, and Security Act signed into law

ICAN delighted to announce that 17 years after the UN Security adopted of Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security, the US Women, Peace and Security Act was signed into law on October 6th, 2017. We thank and congratulate all of the US lawmakers who led and...

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Bringing Peace to Yemen by Having Women at the Table

What the U.S. Must Do and Why It Matters A Policy Brief in the 2016-17 U.S. Civil Society Working Group on Women, Peace and Security Policy Brief Series by Sanam Naraghi Anderlini, Rasha Jarhum, Rana Allam, and Devin Cowick. As a critical member of the coalition...

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Sureya Roble, Kenya

  Originally published as part of the Peace Heroes series on Ms Magazine Photos of dark skinned men, sometimes even boys, in military uniform holding big guns repeatedly emerge in the media. It is a sad fact, but communities in Kenya have been radicalized. The...

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GSX event: “PVE through civil society innovation”

Join us on 21 September 2017 in New York to mark the first anniversary of the GSX launch with an all day Global Solutions Exchange event on "Preventing Violent Extremism through Civil Society Innovation".  WASL members from Kenya, Pakistan, and Tunisia will join...

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Important Changes at ICAN

It is with both great sadness and pride that ICAN announces the departure of Sussan Tahmasebi, its Co-Founder and Director of MENA/Asia and Rights Initiative for Solidarity and Equality (RISE) program, as she moves on to pursue the further development of her...

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