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Fulfilling the promise of women’s rights instruments: Strengthening the synergies between CEDAW and Resolution 1325 for more effective implementation

Fulfilling the promise of women’s rights instruments: Strengthening the synergies between CEDAW and Resolution 1325 for more effective implementation Geneva, Switzerland – March 7, 2019 by Agnieszka Fal-Dutra Santos In order to achieve sustainable peace, women must be meaningfully included in conflict prevention, conflict resolution and peacebuilding. The Convention for the Elimination of all forms…

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GNWP Events at CSW63

2019 UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) 63rd Session List of events organized by GNWP   12 March (Tuesday) 10:30 – 12:00 pm – Venue: Chapel, United Nations Church Center – Young Women’s Leadership for Inclusive Social Protection Systems – Katrina Leclerc, GNWP’s Communications and Program Coordinator,  is speaking on behalf of GNWP. Organized…

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“Women are our everything” – implementing UNSCR 1325 in Kherson, Ukraine

“Women are our everything” – implementing UNSCR 1325 in Kherson, Ukraine February 26, 2019 by Agnieszka Fal-Dutra Santos Sharing the border with Crimea, as well as with Zaporizhia – one of the oblasts affected by the violence in Eastern Ukraine – Kherson, an oblast in southern Ukraine has faced multiple security challenges. These include high…

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Ukrainian civil society form Network for the Implementation of Women, Peace, and Security resolutions and CEDAW

Ukrainian civil society form Network for the Implementation of Women, Peace, and Security resolutions and CEDAW February 18, 2019 by Mallika Iyer Applause filled the halls of the Parliamentary High Commissioner for Human Rights in Kiev, Ukraine as Ella Lamakh, the Executive Director of the Democracy Development Center (DDC), inaugurated the Civil Society Network for…

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Upturn the narrative, and put women at the center! – Nigerian journalists develop a strategy on Resolution 1325

Upturn the narrative, and put women at the center! – Nigerian journalists develop a strategy on Resolution 1325 February 7, 2019 by Agnieszka Fal-Dutra Santos Without meaningful inclusion of women, there can never be a lasting solution to armed conflicts, and as a result, no sustainable development. The United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 recognized…

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