Launching 'Women Building Peace' and Discussion on Women Participation in Peacebuilding

Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 20:00
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
Peace Processes

Friday's event on women's participation in peacebuilding – from 1pm – 2:45. The event will also launch “Women Building Peace”, an Accord Insight publication on contemporary experiences, challenges and innovations in women's peacebuilding practice. Please note that RSVP essential. For further information please contact Tanisha Hewanpola ( or Phillipa Walker (

'Women Building Peace' features first-hand accounts of women's peacebuilding experiences in Cambodia, Sierra Leone, Uganda, Papua New Guinea (Bougainville), Northern Ireland, Angola, Sudan, Indonesia (Aceh) and Somalia, and provides insights for peacebuilding practitioners and policymakers into what women peacebuilders can achieve, and how they can be effectively supported in their efforts.

Download the flyer here

Download the concept note here

Document PDF: 

Sept 6_Women's participation in peacebuilding_Concept Note

Sept 6_Invitation