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  1. SIERRA LEONE: Sierra Leone Report from the Field

    From 1991 to 2002, Sierra Leone suffered through a brutal civil war that resulted in 50,000 deaths.

    Friday, January 4, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 763
  2. Reports/Policy Briefs90 695
  3. Monthly Action Points (MAP) on Women, Peace and Security, NGOWG, April 2011

    The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the April 2011 version of our Monthly Action Points (

    Friday, April 29, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 384
  4. Gender, Conflict and the Millennium Development Goals

    To mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Women for Women International have launc

    Monday, November 29, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 058
  5. Internalizing Resolution 1325: Evaluating the Implementation in Sierra Leone and Timor-Leste

    In October 2000, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) unanimously adopted Security Council Resolution (SCR) 132

    Tuesday, September 28, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 950
  6. Commitments Database: A 1325 Call to Action Statement Sierra Leone

    Madam Chair

    Saturday, September 25, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 983
  7. Community-Based Reintegration of War-Affected Young Mothers: Participatory Action Research (PAR) in Liberia, Sierra Leone & Northern Uganda

    During the past decade, the international community has come to recognize that girls participate in armed groups and

    Thursday, July 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 707
  8. Women, Peace and Security: Examining the Impact of Resolution 1325 on UN Disarmament and Demobilization Programs

    Since the end of the Cold War, changes in modern warfare, including the increased targeting of civilians and the esca

    Wednesday, March 31, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 784
  9. Sierra Leone Country Report on Human Rights Practices

    Sierra Leone is a constitutional republic with a directly elected president, a unicameral legislature, and a populati

    Friday, March 12, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 001
  10. Towards More Informed Responses to Gender Violence and HIV/AIDS in Post-Conflict West African Settings

    The evidence is incontrovertible that Liberia (with its two civil wars, 1989-97 and 2000-03) and Sierra Leone (with i

    Saturday, February 27, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 785
  11. Addressing Gender-based Violence in the Sierra Leone Conflict: Notes from the Field

    Sierra Leone's transition has witnessed a number of landmark procedural and legal innovations which have had widespre

    Thursday, December 31, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 885
  12. Sexual Violence, Process Theories of Negotiations and The Evolution of Human Security

    In the academic literature on peace negotiations, scholars have touched on issues of justice, but do not go far enoug

    Friday, December 4, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 945
  13. Sexual Violence, Process Theories of Negotiations & The Evolution of Human Securit

    In the academic literature on peace negotiations, scholars have touched on issues of justice, but do not go far enoug

    Friday, December 4, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 967
  14. Sierra Leone: Women in Conflict with the Courts

    Developments
    Tuesday, December 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 986
  15. Deliver Us from Our Protectors: Accountability for Violations Committed by Humanitarian Aid Staff Against Refugee Women and Children

    Refugees - often forced from their homes with nothing but the clothes on their back, then confined in camps and depen

    Saturday, August 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 284
  16. Women's Political Participation and Influence in Sierra Leone

    Gender relations in Sierra Leone are extremely unequal and Sierra Leonean women face high levels of exclusion, violen

    Sunday, June 7, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 851
  17. Peril or Protection: The Link Between Livelihoods and Gender-based Violence in Displacement Settings

    When women are displaced due to conflict or human rights abuses, they adopt new strategies to provide for themselves

    Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 193
  18. Report: Strategic Gender and Security Reform Training for National Stakeholders in Sierra Leone

    This report highlights deliberations during the four trainings and is accordingly structured in four parts: the first

    Wednesday, October 8, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 934
  19. Peace, Security and Development Update: Women in Security

    This edition is focused on the role of women in Sierra Leone's security sector.

    Saturday, March 8, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 996
  20. Peace, Security and Development Update: Women in Security

    This report looks at the role of women in peace, security and development in Sierra Leone.

    Saturday, March 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 282
  21. Gender and Security Reform in West Africa: A Needs Assessment Report

    In April 2008, the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) and the Accra based Women Peace an

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 259
  22. Sierra Leone: Getting Reparations Right for Victims of Sexual Violence

    All victims and survivors of crimes against humanity, war crimes and other serious violations of international human

    Thursday, November 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 081
  23. Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Sierra Leone: Mapping Challenges, Responses and Future Entry Points

    From July 4th-14th 2006, International Alert conducted a mapping of the incidence of GBV and the programmes that are

    Wednesday, August 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 982
  24. Enhancing Security and the Rule of Law: How can Gender be Better Integrated into the Priorities of the UN Peacebuilding Commission?

    A summary highlighting key themes and recommendations made during the roundtable on “Enhancing the Rule of Law:

    Tuesday, June 5, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 152
  25. Programming to Address Violence Against Women: Ten Case Studies (Volume 1)

    This volume documents UNFPA's experience addressing many forms of violence against women.

    Monday, January 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 457
  26. Gender, Justice, and Truth Commissions

    Truth commissions (TCs) are formed to investigatehuman rights violations that occur during armedconflict or under rep

    Sunday, September 3, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 839
  27. Evaluation of Gender Mainstreaming Work and impact of United Nations Assistance Mission in Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL): Final Report prepared for DPKO

    This report responds to a request, by the gender adviser of DPKO Headquarters, for an evaluation of UNAMSIL's gender

    Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 366
  28. Silencing Sexual Violence: Recent Developments in the CDF Case at the Special Court for Sierra Leone

    This paper traverses the history of the exclusion of sexual violence evidence in the trial against three members of t

    Tuesday, June 14, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 328
  29. Engendering (In)security in Peace Support Operations

    This article contributes towards ongoing debates on gender, security and post-conflict studies.

    Wednesday, December 1, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 907
  30. FACES: Women as Partners in Peace and Security; Policing with Compassion

    She is a beacon of hope for the aspiring women of Sierra Leone. Senior Assistant Commissioner Kadi K.

    Friday, October 1, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 454
  31. Proposed Terms of Reference for the Gender Theme Group for the UN System in Sierra Leone

    The United Nations commitment to gender equality can be traced to its Charter, and numerous subsequent resolutions of

    Monday, March 15, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 341
  32. Where Are the Girls?: Girls in Fighting Forces in Northern Uganda, Sierra Leone and Mozambique: Their Lives During and After War

    By contributing to what is currently known about girls' distinct experience in fighting forces, the presentation of f

    Sunday, March 14, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 334
  33. From Combat to Community: Women and Girls of Sierra Leone

    Sierra Leone ended its national disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration (DDR) program in December 2003.

    Thursday, January 1, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 181
  34. UNIFEM and Urgent Action Fund Support Peace-Building Process in Sierra Leone

    New Initiative Launched to Strengthen Capacity of Sierra Leone's Truth and Reconciliation Commission

    Thursday, April 17, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 342
  35. "We'll Kill You if You Cry": Sexual Violence Widespread in the Sierra Leone Conflict

    The 75-page report, “'We'll Kill You If You Cry:' Sexual Violence in the Sierra Leone Conflict,” presents

    Tuesday, January 14, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 335
  36. Voting for Peace, Survival and Self-Reliance: Internally Displaced Women Go to the Polls in Sierra Leone

    The May 14, 2002 presidential and parliamentary elections in Sierra Leone marked a significant mile-stone in the cons

    Saturday, September 14, 2002
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 336
  37. Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration and Gender-based Violence in Sierra Leone [Excerpts from Precious Resources: Adolescents in the Reconstruction of Sierra Leone]

    Excerpts from "Precious resources: adolescents in the reconstruction of Sierra Leone.

    Sunday, September 1, 2002
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 186
  38. Gender-Based Violence: Emerging Issues in Programs Serving Displaced Populations

    Sunday, September 1, 2002
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 205
  39. If Not Now, When? Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Refugee, Internally Displaced and Post-Conflict Settings: A Global Overview

    Throughout history, gender−based violence has been an integral component of armed conflict.

    Monday, April 1, 2002
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 210
  40. West Africa: Guinea and Sierra Leone: No Place of Refuge

    This report highlights that after more than a decade of armed conflict and human rights abuses there are more than on

    Tuesday, October 23, 2001
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 339
  41. Sierra Leone: Rape and Other Forms of Sexual Violence Against Girls and Women

    This document examines the systematic way in which rape and other forms of sexual violence have been used against wom

    Wednesday, June 28, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 340
  42. War-Related Sexual Violence in Sierra Leone: A Population-Based Assessment

    This PHR/UNAMSIL study is one of the first to scientifically document the extent of sexual violence as a result of wa

    Saturday, January 1, 2000
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 158