We facilitate discussions and training with high-level officials and senior leadership from Defense Ministries, armed forces and police forces to encourage the implementation of Resolution 1325 and the creation of gender advisor positions within the security sector institutions.
Our Localization program, "Inspiring Locally, Implementing Globally" supports the implementation of Resolutions 1325 in local communities and brings together civil society, local authorities and community leaders to integrate Women, Peace and Security into local policies and legislation.
Our annual Civil Society Monitoring report evaluates and makes concrete recommendations on making Resolution 1325 a reality on the ground. "Women Count – Security Council Resolution 1325: Civil Society Monitoring Report 2013."
This CSO survey for the Global Study on Women, Peace and Security was conducted by the Global Network of Women Peacebuilders (GNWP), in partnership with Cordaid, the International Civil Society Action Network (ICAN) and the NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security (NGO WG on WPS), with...(more)
The Peace Forum took place the last week of October, closing out the month-long commemoration of the 15th Anniversary of UNSCR 1325. Rita Martin, Executive Director of EVE Organization for Women Development in South Sudan spoke to a full house during the panel -- South Sudanese Peace Agreement:...(more)
Security Council Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security
The opening remarks were made by Spain, which has had the presidency of the Security Council since October.
Secretary General Ban Ki MoonWe must align UNSCR 1325 with the new SDGs. We must pay particular attention to those women...(more)