Libya (S/PV.7218)

Thursday, July 17, 2014
Report Analysis: 

Security Council’s 7218th meeting on the situation in Libya (S/PV.7218) took place on 17 July 2014.

The Security Council met on 17 July 2014 to discuss the situation in Libya.

Issues of women, peace and security were referenced on one occasion by the Permanent Representative of Libya regarding thirty-two of the

future General National Congress seats being reserved for women.

Missed opportunities to references issues of women, peace and security included the lack of a gender lens in the discussion of the number of

migrants, asylum-seekers and female refugees who often suffer prolonged detention and are subject to human trafficking.

PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
General Women, Peace and Security
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