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Help Frontline Women and Youth Peacebuilders Counter COVID-19

Women and youth peacebuilders provide vital assistance to counter COVID-19 in areas affected by violent conflicts. They need lifesaving resources today. During this growing pandemic, they face great risks to their health and safety. Your gift ensures that women and youth peacebuilders are able to purchase face masks, disinfectants, disseminate factual information to prevent mass panic, and are able to respond quickly to the crisis.

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Open Letter: Beijing+25: An Uphill Battle for the Women and Peace and Security and Youth and Peace and Security Agendas

January 27, 2020 Beijing+25: An Uphill Battle for the Women and Peace and Security and Youth and Peace and Security Agendas  Open Letter to the Representatives of the Core Group of the Generation Equality Global Forum: Permanent Mission of France; Permanent Mission of Mexico; UN Women Civil Society Division; and Civil Society Core Group Representatives…

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55+ Women and Youth Organizations and Networks Launch the Beijing+25 Women, Peace, and Security – Youth, Peace, and Security Action Coalition

55+ Women and Youth Organizations and Networks Launch the Beijing+25 Women, Peace, and Security – Youth, Peace, and Security Action Coalition   On December 12th, 2019, 55+ organizations and networks representing over 35 countries from all regions of the world launched the Beijing+25 Women, Peace, and Security – Youth, Peace, and Security Action Coalition in…

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GNWP welcomes 4th Cora Weiss Peacebuilding Fellow: Heela Yoon from Afghanistan

GNWP welcomes 4th Cora Weiss Peacebuilding Fellow: Heela Yoon from Afghanistan November 25, 2019 by Beatriz Ciordia “I grew up in a patriarchal society where women face harassment and discrimination on a daily basis. Women make up 48.45% of the Afghan population. Only 19% women have college education; and only 16% women are in the…

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#BehindTheAdvocacy: Shalini Medepalli

#BehindTheAdvocacy: Meet Shalini Medepalli, a GNWP Research and Advocacy Intern from the United Kingdom. Shalini is currently a first-year student at the University of Cambridge in London, UK. She is pursuing a Master’s degree in Development Studies.   “The amount of freedom and trust given to interns at GNWP was such a pleasant surprise from the…

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