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Local women’s participation is a necessary ingredient for the success of the implementation of the peace agreement in the Philippines

Local women’s participation is a necessary ingredient for the success of the implementation of the peace agreement in the Philippines March 27, 2019 by Mallika Iyer Edited by Mavic Cabrera-Balleza   The conflict with the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF) has been framed purely from a militaristic point of view,”…

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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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“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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