Peacekeeping in the Asia-Pacific: Gender Equality, Law and Collective Security

Asia Pacific Centre for Military Law, SOAS, Melbourne University
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 - 19:00
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
General Women, Peace and Security
Initiative Type: 
Appeals & Demonstrations
Conferences & Meetings

The symposium will bring together military, police and civilian participants in peace support operations, academics, researchers, government officials and local leaders from post-conflict societies, primarily from the Asia-Pacific region, to discuss their perspectives on and experiences with incorporating a "gender perspective" into peacekeeping
operations, as required by Security Council Resolution 1325 (2000). It will be the first time that this topic is explored in a scholarly symposium in Australia and coincides with the development of an Australian National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security.

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Symposium: Asia Pacific: Gender Equality, Law and Collective Security: Call for Papers