Conflict Costs but Peace Pays

On September 21, UN International Day of Peace, NGO International Alert is calling for a debate about how to put policies and budgets in place that support better peace building strategies.

Women Suffering Heavily in Mideast Violence

The current focus is on Gaza, where the Israeli military’s “knock on the roof” warning missile leaves too little time for escape. Women and children compose a sizable number of the 200 Palestinians killed as of July 16.