The Policy Brief publication is based on the in-country reports in the Women Count 2012 publication and serves as a concise and practical resource that presents concrete recommendations to policy makers. The briefs highlight the specific achievements and challenges in the implementation of UNSCR 1325 at the national level.
In 2012 Afghanistan, Burundi, Colombia, The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Fiji, Liberia, Nepal, Netherlands, Philippines, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Spain, Sri Lanka, South Sudan, Sweden and Uganda took part in the monitoring project. A global snapshot of the findings as well as the individual country reports were published in the book Women Count 2012 – Security Council Resolution 1325: Civil Society Monitoring Report. The report was launched at the Canadian Mission to the United Nations in New York on November 6, 2012, during the 12th anniversary of UNSCR 1325.
Tuesday, November 06, 2012