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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…

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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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Empowered women build empowered communities – Local women and local authorities in Nigeria develop strategies for an inclusive and sustainable peace

Empowered women build empowered communities – Local women and local authorities in Nigeria develop strategies for an inclusive and sustainable peace February 4, 2019 by Agnieszka Fal-Dutra Santos “In Nigeria, like in many other countries affected by conflict, women and girls bear the burden of violent conflict, but are excluded from formal conflict management and…

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