Governance Links (Politics, Social Forces, Human Rights, Women in Development, Conflict, Corruption)
Sources of Additional Information:
Conflict See Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
Transparency International Tracks standard indicators of how corrupt a country’s government is.
Human Rights: The Human Rights Reports describe human rights practices by country, and are written by the U.S. Department of State. Amnesty International, a leading human rights organization tries to keep track of those who are imprisoned or have suffered other major human rights violations. See Human Rights Watch.
Women in Development/Gender: The Association of Women In Development (AWID) is an international organization concerned with this issue. The website has links to other organizations. UNIFEM was the United Nations Fund for Women; in 2011, it merged with UN Women.
*Disclaimer: All information on these websites is not necessarily endorsed by the board and these are not partner websites.