“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
Women, men, girls and boys experience and take action differently in the context of armed conflict, peacekeeping, pea
Representatives of Georgian Civil Society Organisations and government entities involved in the implementation of the
This year marks the 10th anniversary of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security (WPS).1 The
UNSCR number 1,325 was adopted by the council in 2000.
The project "Implementation of UNSCR 1325: Integration of gender sensitive policies in the security sector of Bo
The Equal power – Lasting Peace conference gathered more than 100 participants, EU and NATO officials and polit
"I have been always interested in helicopters and planes," Matic said.
Time has passed, but justice has not moved forward.
The UN envisaged Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325, passed on the 31 October 2000 as a landmark document that
“Working on UNSCR 1325 in Northern Ireland is like working in a virtual reality” (Civil society member fr
On September 12, the United Nations Kosovo Team (UNKT) at the Swiss Diamond hotel in Pristina, collaborated with the
This paper discusses the challenges of women's participation in peacekeeping operations, global characteristics of th
Conversations have taken a livelier turn at dinner tables across Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), according to one young
Although gender-responsive budgeting has led to the growth of separate programmes and micro-projects for women, this
The Regional Women's Lobby (RLW), a network of women from seven countries in the Western Balkans, organized a roundta
Women are discriminated against in most societies.
Bosnia's war crimes court convicted four former Bosnian Serb soldiers on Friday of participating in the execution of
Throughout history, sexual assault has been used as a weapon of war, up to and including events under way in Syria.
On July 11th, Remzija Delic will see her children again.
At an event in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office last night, the foreign secretary will launch a high-profile new i
The UK is setting up a special rapid deployment unit to collect evidence on mass rape used as a weapon during global
Last Sunday former nationalist leader Tomislav Nikolic was elected as Serbia's new president.
Nearly two decades after the Bosnian War ended, thousands of Bosnian women who were victims of sexual violence are st
More than 2,500 women from 140 countries traveled to İstanbul on Thursday for the start of the Association of Wo
A new partnership between the EU and UN Women set up to strengthen cooperation between the two organizations on their
Twenty years ago this month, war broke out in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the main act in the dissolution of Yugoslavia.
She had expected a job in a hotel.
They have been beaten, spat at and cursed. Jeered, mocked and ignored.
The Associate Parliamentary Group on Women, Peace and Security (APG) and Gender Action for Peace and Security (GAPS)
Rights group Amnesty International has slammed the government of Bosnia-Herzegovina for neglecting women survivors of
The second Dutch National Action Plan 1325 (NAP 1325-II) kicked off on 21 February 2012.
The signing ceremony in Belgrade this Thursday officially launched a project dubbed “Support for Gender Mainstr
EU support in peace processes should be made conditional on women participating in negotiations.
On the 10th anniversary of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security (WPS), civil society orga
UNECE has identified several key areas where disadvantages for women currently exist in the region, as well as policy