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GNWP Talks: Celebrating Youth Day 2019!

GNWP Talks: Celebrating Youth Day 2019!   GNWP wishes you a Happy International Youth Day!   In this celebratory podcast episode of GNWP Talks, Shivi Thakur and Eliza Beckerman-Lee, two Global Network of Women Peacebuilders interns, sit down with Sophia Garcia, Bianca Pabotoy, and Lynrose Jane D. Genon, three long-time members of GNWP’s Young Women…

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Why must Indonesia’s Youth Vote?

May 22, 2019 by Nur Aisyah Maullidah, Girl Ambassador for Peace – Jakarta   In Indonesia, seventeen percent of children live with nutritional problems, while approximately thirty-one thousand high school teens drop out of school every year because of economic barriers. Furthermore, over one hundred thousand children are child laborers. As a result, poverty, economic…

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Young Women celebrate the Anniversary of the Youth, Peace and Security Agenda!

Young Women celebrate the Anniversary of the Youth, Peace and Security Agenda! The United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 2250 on Youth, Peace and Security recognizes that young people’s experiences and perspectives of conflict vary widely and therefore their contributions to conflict prevention and sustainable peace also range widely. The resolution calls on governments and…

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Calling civil society members for the Global Board of the Women’s Peace and Humanitarian Fund

Calling civil society members for the Global Board of the Women’s Peace and Humanitarian Fund Nominations can now be made for new civil society members of the Global Board of the Women’s Peace and Humanitarian Fund for the years 2019 – 2020. The WPHF’s primary goal is to bring about peaceful and gender-equal societies.  …

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GNWP welcomes young woman from South Sudan as 2018-2019 new Cora Weiss for Peacebuilding Fellow

GNWP welcomes young woman from South Sudan as 2018-2019 new Cora Weiss for Peacebuilding Fellow November 23, 2018 by Mallika Iyer Edited by Katrina Leclerc The Global Network of Women Peacebuilders (GNWP) is proud to introduce Nyuon Susan Sebit, the third recipient of the Cora Weiss Fellowship for Young Women Peacebuilders. The Cora Weiss Fellowship…

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