UNMIK Office of Gender Affairs Places Gender Concerns at the Top of the Peacekeeping Political Agenda in Kosovo

Friday, October 1, 2004
Author: 
United Nations Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO)
Countries: 
Europe
Europe
Kosovo
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
Peacekeeping

According to its mandate, the UNMIK Office of Gender Affairs is requested to facilitate the mainstreaming of a gender equality perspective into the substantial operations of the Mission and in doing so contribute to the promotion of gender equality in Kosovo. In line with the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325, the Office of Gender Affairs advocated for the inclusion of gender equality goals in the Standards for Kosovo (2003) and the Standards Implementation Plan (2004).

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