Power to Women in Peace Processes

Women's Organisations Cooperating in Realising Resolution 1325

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Women as Peace and Security Actors in Somalia

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This weekend, a conference on the Horn of Africa with focus on peace and security took place in Lund, Sweden, organised by the Somali International Rehabilitation Centre (SIRC).

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Use of resolution 1325 low in Colombia

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During Colombianätverket's seminar about women as peace actors in Colombia, Yenly Angéllon Méndez told several stories about how women engage themselves to stop the conflict that has been w

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Women as peace agents in Colombia

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Even if women often are caught in the line of fire during the ongoing Colombian conflict, women possess great potential in raising wareness for peace at the grassroots level.

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UNDP: More power to women - key factor in poverty reduction

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Strengthening the capacity of women and empowering them to take a greater place in positions of power within developmental and agricultural issues is a central, necessary and effective meas

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More action is necessary to implement resolution 1325

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The implementation of resolution 1325 is done globally, and every day more people pick up the knowledge about the content of the resolution and what rights the resolution guarantees.

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A unique opportunity for weapon control and women's security

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WILPF Sweden (IKFF) is currently running a campaign called FörATT. The purpose of the campaign is to raise awareness for a stronger weapon and arm's treaty (Arms Trade Treaty, ATT).

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Seminar about resolution 1325 at the Canadian Embassy

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At the end of May, Operation 1325 arranged in cooperation with the NGO Kvinna till Kvinna, the consultant agnecy InDevelop and the Canadian Embassy a seminar called "Implementing United Nat

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Women's participation must be prioritised in DDRRR processes

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The World Bank presented in its World Development Report 2011 that more than 90 per cent of the world's civil wars during the 2000s took place in countries trapped within conflict cycles.

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“Conflict prevention and early warning is a life-time business”

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The importance of women's participation in early warning systems has been increasingly acknowledged the recent years.

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New challenges

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We never develop as much as when we are faced with a challenge.