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IANSA publications

Since 1998 a wide range of publications and resource materials have been produced by the IANSA Network. Production has been possible with donations and grants and all publications are produced on a non-profit basis by a small staff, including interns and volunteers who have assisted with translations and at various other levels within the production process.

Please note: Not all of the titles within this section are necessarily IANSA publications, nor all publishers/authors IANSA members. Please contact us if you have any queries.

Bulletin 18: Women at Work: Preventing Gun Violence 30 April 2009
This edition includes: Network news • Sweden: Global Security Trends • PNG: 'The way we live reflects our fears' • IANSA urges Norway to amend gun laws • Promoting Peace in West Africa • ATT: time for Asia Pacific to get on board • Special Focus: IANSA women at the Commission on the Status of Women • The unspoken link between guns and HIV-AIDS • Towards an ATT: women's rights • Announcements • ATT: regional seminars • Colombia: new law on violence against women includes gun possession • Global Week of Action • Peace & security in South Asia • Liberia launches 1325 NAP: and information about events and resources.
Boletin No. 18: Mujeres Trabajando: Previniendo la violencia armada 30 April 2009
Anuncio Principal • Haití: Informe Alternativo de CEDAW destaca la violencia armada • Noticias de la Red • Suecia: Tendencias de la Seguridad Global • PNG: ‘La manera en que vivimos refleja nuestros temores’ • IANSA insta a Noruega que modifique sus leyes de armas • Promoción de la Paz en África Occidental • El TCA: es hora de que Asia-Pacifico se dedique al Tratado • Enfoque Especial: Las mujeres de IANSA en la Comision de Estatus de la Mujer • El vínculo tácito entre las armas y VIH-SIDA • Hacia un TCA: los derechos de la mujer • Anuncios • TCA: seminarios regionales • Colombia: la nueva ley sobre la violencia contra la mujer incluye la posesión de armas • Semana de Acción Mundial • Paz y seguridad en el sur de Asia • Liberia lanza el PAN 1325 • Eventos • Recursos
Bulletin 17: Women at Work: Preventing Gun Violence 29 January 2009
This edition includes: Network news • Kenya: Practical learning for peace • Voices of African women • UN SC Open Debate on 1325 • Sri Lanka: Women, war and displacement • Empowerment through exchange • Women in Liberia: Fighting for peace • Violence and small arms: the Portuguese case • Special Focus: 16 days of activism - Events in 38 countries • Trafficking women and guns in India's Northeast • Announcements: IANSA women on Nigeria’s NATCOM • UN First Committee on Disarmament: IANSA women address delegates: and information about events and resources.
Boletin No. 17: Mujeres Trabajando: Previniendo la violencia armada 29 January 2009
Noticias sobre la Red • Kenia: Aprendizaje práctico para la paz • Voces de mujeres Africanas • Debate abierto sobre la 1325 • Sri Lanka: la mujer, la guerra y el desplazamiento • El empoderamiento a través del intercambio • Mujeres en Liberia: luchando por la paz • La violencia y las armas: el caso Portugués • Enfoque Especial: 16 días de activismo contra la violencia de género y contra la violencia armada • El trafico de mujeres y armas en el Nordeste de la India • Anuncios • La Comisión Nacional de Nigeria • La Primera Comisión de las Naciones Unidas • Eventos • Nuevos recursos
Women in the Crossfire: UNSCR 1325 and Small Arms 30 October 2008
UN Security Council Resolution (SCR) 1325 has proven to be a decisive mandate in the field of small arms policy and practice. This information sheet provides details of potential entry points.
Mujeres bajo Fuego Cruzado: ONU RCS 1325 y armas 30 October 2008
La RCS 1325 ha demostrado ser un mandato decisivo en el campo de las armas y la práctica política. Esta hoja informativa incluye detalles de algunos puntos de entrada.
Bulletin 16: Women at Work: Preventing Gun Violence 30 September 2008
This edition includes: Network news • Argentina: Women campaign in Santa Fe • Peace by piece – towards human security • Burundi: DAGROPASS and the Urgent Action Fund Africa • UN SCR 1820 on Sexual Violence: Special Focus: Disarming domestic violence - Advocacy at the 3rd UN BMS on Small Arms: Announcements • 1325 National Action Plans - Perspectives • IANSA becomes a member of GAPS UK: and information about events and resources.
Boletín 16: Mujeres Trabajando: Previniendo la violencia armada 30 September 2008
Noticias sobre la Red • Día Internacional de la Paz • Argentina: La campaña de las mujeres de Santa Fe • La paz por pieza: medidas para la seguridad humana • Burundi: DAGROPASS y el Fondo de Acción Urgente para África • Resolución 1820 sobre la violencia sexual: Nota Principal y Enfoque Especial El desarme de la violencia en el hogar: actividades de promoción en la 3ª Reunión Bienal de Estados sobre armas: Anuncios • RCS 1325: algunas perspectivas • IANSA se hizo miembro de Acción de Género para la Paz y la Seguridad (GAPS): Eventos y Nuevos recursos.
When Men Murder Women: An Analysis of 2006 Homicide Data 31 July 2008
An annual report prepared by the Violence Policy Center detailing the reality of homicides committed against women. The study analyzes the most recent Supplementary Homicide Report (SHR) data submitted to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). This is the first analysis of the 2006 data on female homicide victims to offer breakdowns of cases in the 10 states with the highest female victim/male offender homicide rates, and the first to rank the states by the rate of female homicides.
Bulletin 15: Women at Work: Preventing Gun Violence 30 June 2008
Includes: The trauma of tragedy: The long term effects of the Albanian ammunition explosion: Network news • Uganda: Using 1325 in small arms research • Success at the Dublin Conference on Cluster Munitions • South-South cooperation: Blue Veins and SAP Nepal • West Africa: Bridget Osakwe leads expert SALW workshop • Argentina: First regional workshop on gender and peacekeeping (SCR 1325): Special Focus: Global Week of Action Against Gun Violence • WN activism in Afghanistan, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Burundi, Cameroon, Costa Rica, DRC, Denmark, El Salvador, Guinea, India, Japan, Kenya, Pakistan, Namibia, Serbia, Senegal, St Vincent & the Grenadines, Sudan, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda and the UK: Announcements • Third Biennial Meeting of States on Small Arms • Deweaponisation and Civil Society (DEWs): Events and Resources.