In 2010, ten years have gone by since the adoption of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security.
In order to celebrate this occasion and to launch the new National Action Plan for the implementation of Resolution 1325, the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA), the Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sport (DDPS) and the Center for Peacebuilding (KOFF) – swisspeace, take pleasure in inviting you to the following event:
Women, Peace and Security
10 years of UN Security Council Resolution 1325
Opportunities and Limits
Wednesday, 10 November 2010
09.15 – 13.15 hrs
Register online here.
For further information, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
|08.45||Welcomedesk / Registration|
10 Years of 1325: Switzerland's commitment
Launch of the new edition of the Swiss National Action Plan 1325
National activities for the implementation of Resolution 1325 in
|10.35||Panel I: Women and men as victims of armed conflict
What issues does UN Security Council Resolution 1325 include?
• Prevention of and protection from gender-based violence against women
• Vulnerability of women and girls in conflict contexts
Ursula Keller (Project Director KOFF – swisspeace)
And what does it not cover?
• Gender-based violence against men and boys
Dr. Dubravka Zarkov (Associate Professor, International Institute of Social
Studies ISS, The Hague)
Moderator: Dr. Barbara Haering
(President of the Council of Foundation GICHD)
Panel II: Women and men as actors in war and peace
1325 – Achievements over the last 10 years