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1. CURRENT 1325 E-NEWSThis Edition of PeaceWomen E-News features:
2. WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY NEWS
WOMEN CAN HELP BRING PEACE IN BURUNDI
June 14, 2004 - (BuaNews) Deputy President Jacob Zuma has called on Burundian women to pressure political factions in that country to end the civil war and commence with democratisation.
1. 1325 TRANSLATION UPDATE: SERBIAN & BAHASA MELAYU/BAHASA INDONESIA
TOTAL NUMBER OF TRANSLATIONS AVAILABLE: 48
Since our last issue of the newsletter, we have received 2 new translations of 1325 in Serbian and Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Indonesia, as well as a revised Turkish translation.THIS ISSUE OF 1325 PEACEWOMEN E-NEWS FEATURES:
1. PEACEWOMEN ANALYSIS
From Beijing +10 to the September Summit 2005:
UN Member States Must Prioritize Women's Empowerment and Gender Equality to Achieve Development, Security and Human Rights
By Kara Piccirilli, PeaceWomen Project, WILPF-UN Office
On July 2, 2010 the General Assembly voted unanimously to create a dynamic new entity called UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women).
The Annual Session of UN Women's Executive Board will be held 27-30 June 2011.
On April 3rd 2011, UN Women Executive Director Ms. Michelle Bachelet visited the Dadaab refugee camp in northern Kenya while on a visit with UN World Food Programme Executive Director Ms. Josette Sheeran and UN High Commissioner for Refugees Mr. Antonio Guterres. During this visit, Ms. Bachelet raised concerns over insecurity facing Somali women and girls in refugee camps in Kenya.
On one specific day, prior to the October High level Ministerial meeting on SCR 1325, SRSGs in post-conflict countries will open their doors to consult with women peace leaders and activists.