main menu level 3 + section includes

THIS SECTION INCLUDES

Member States

As of November 2017, there are 71 National Action Plans (NAPs) on the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Agenda. The following countries released their NAPs during 2017: Czech Republic, Montenegro, BrazilPalestineNigeria, PhilippinesSolomon Islands, Canada, Serbia, and Germany. Two member states (South Africa and Thailand) have also developed WPS implementation frameworks, which are not named National Action Plans; however, they serve the same purpose. have also developed WPS implementation frameworks, which are not named National Action Plans; however, they serve the same purpose. Many Members States are in the process of reviewing and updating their NAPs (i.e.: Iceland and Macedonia).

Turkey and Bangladesh announced that they will develop a NAP in 2017 but have yet to release a date.

There are a handful RAPs in place as well, such as the one of the African Union and of the European Union. Regional coordination efforts also include the Asia-Pacific Regional Symposium on National Action Plans on Women, Peace and Security where the Member States, alongside civil society representatives, share their lessons learned and best practices in the implementation of UNSCR 1325.