Power to Women in Peace Processes

Women's Organisations Cooperating in Realising Resolution 1325

Operation 1325 is an umbrella organization initiated by several Swedish women’s and peace organizations. Through advocacy and training, in Sweden and internationally, the organizations objective is to increase women’s influence at all levels of peace processes and in conflict resolution. Operation 1325 advocates, informs, educates and creates platforms for debate and dialogue to influence decision makers, civil society and the general public with the aim of implementing UN’s Resolution 1325.


Learning from each other


Ireland's own experience of the Troubles gives them a unique position to lead the work on Women, Peace and Security.


Sahira Ahmed Abdul Kareem


Sahira Ahmed Abdul Kareem is a prominent lawyer and member of the Baghdad Women Association. She is trained in leadership.

The organisations behind Operation 1325