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The time for impact is now! GAI and WPS

The time for impact is now! Global Acceleration Instrument for Women, Peace and Security (GAI WPS) holds promise for dedicated, scaled up financing for the urgent implementation of the Women, Peace and Security Agenda   November 17, 2014, New York, USA -Armed conflicts rage devastatingly across the world, with women and girls continuing to bear…

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Women Speak Out for Peace Global Media Campaign Starts Today!

Women Speak Out for Peace Global Media Campaign Starts Today! We are happy to announce the 2nd Annual Global Media Campaign “Women Speak Out for Peace” that the Global Network of Women Peacebuilders (GNWP) is organizing to commemorate the International Day of Peace.The campaign begins today, Monday, 15th September 2014, and will last until Sunday,…

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Localizing UNSCR 1325 in Liberia

January 2014 by Cerue Konah Garlo and Helena Gronberg With financial support from the Folke Bernadotte Academy of Sweden through The Global Network for Women Peacebuilder (GNWP) a team of ten women set out to test the power of UNSCR 1325 in two counties/provinces (Bong and Grand Bassa) in Liberia. Using a model referred to…

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GNWP and its members and partners launch the UNSCR 1325 and 1820 NAP Localization Guidelines in Nepal

By Helena Gronberg On May 7, 2013 at a ceremony in Kathmandu, the Global Network of Peacebuilders and its Nepali members 1 and partners launched the UNSCR 1325 and 1820 Nepal NAP Localization Guideline. The ceremony, which gathered some 100 participants from six districts, as well as government partners, the donor community and UN agencies, was a much…

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Japan develops its National Action Plan on Resolution 1325

By Mavic Cabrera Balleza Around 80 representatives from Japanese government agencies, such as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, civil society organizations and academe took part in a seminar on the UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security held at Josai International University in Tokyo on April 20, 2013. Japan’s Foreign Minister Fumio…

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