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  1. UNSCR 1325 in the Middle East and North Africa Women and Security

    This Special Report from the United States Peace Institute is written by Paula M.

    Sunday, May 1, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs94 056
  2. REPORT: CSW60 (The Commission on the Status of Women)

    The 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW60) took place at United Nations (UN) Headquarters in N

    Thursday, April 21, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs93 871
  3. A Man's World? Exploring the Roles of Women in Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism

    The report discusses the various roles women play in counter terrorism and violent extremism.

    Friday, April 8, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs93 699
  4. A MAN’S WORLD? Exploring the Roles of Women in Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism

    The role of women in promulgating and countering violent extremism (CVE) is an understudied but critical contemporary

    Monday, March 28, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs94 337
  5. Regional Responses to Radicalization in Afghanistan. Obstacles, Opportunities and an Agenda for Action

    This PRIO Paper forms part of the project ‘Afghanistan in a Neighbourhood Perspective’, funded by the Royal Norwegian

    Tuesday, March 1, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs93 839
  6. The Role of Women in International Conflict Resolution

    The international community should better involve women in peace processes to help achieve sustainable peace and more

    Tuesday, September 1, 2015
    Reports/Policy Briefs92 504
  7. Guidebook on CEDAW General Recommendation No. 30 and the UN Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security

    CEDAW General Recommendation 30 is a landmark document giving authoritative guidance to countries that have ratified

    Thursday, August 6, 2015
    Reports/Policy Briefs92 439
  8. Progress Despite Adversity: Women's Empowerment and Conflict in Colombia

    This case study explores the trajectory of women’s empowerment in Colombia over the past 20 years in the context of c

    Friday, July 10, 2015
    Reports/Policy Briefs92 444
  9. Women in War: Being Protected or Combatant?

    In war or other armed conflicts, generally women are categorized as vulnerable people.

    Wednesday, April 1, 2015
    Reports/Policy Briefs92 481
  10. Position Paper on the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals

    As a network of peacebuilding organizations, constituted regionally and with a global reach, GPPAC's position on the

    Thursday, September 11, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 960
  11. INTERNATIONAL: A Gendered Approach to Countering Violent Extremism

    Lessons learned from women in peace-building and conflict prevention applied successfully in Bangladesh and Morocco.

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 951
  12. WORKING DRAFT RESEARCH AND POLICY BRIEF: Countering Boko Haram? Incorporate the Women, Peace and Security Agenda

    This paper provides an analysis on how to deal with Boko Haram by utilizing the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Agend

    Wednesday, June 11, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 905
  13. BRIEFING: Gender and Conflict Early Warning

    Wednesday, May 28, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 946
  14. REPORT: Report on the 58th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women

    The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from

    Friday, April 25, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 894
  15. RECOMMENDATIONS: Women's Major Group's Contribution for the 8th session of the OWG on the Sustainable Development Goals: Conflict Prevention, Post-conflict Peace-building and Promotion of Durable Peace and Rule of Law and Governance

    Analysis and key recommendations
    by the Women's Major Group

    Wednesday, February 19, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 873
  16. RECOMMENDATIONS: Policy Recommendations for the Sustainable Development Goals Open Working Group Eight Session

    Conflict Prevention, Post-Conflict Peacebuilding, Promotion of Durable Peace, Rule of Law and Governance.

    Tuesday, February 18, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 872
  17. REPORT: Gender, Violence, and Peace a Post- 2015 Development Agenda

    In this paper, Saferworld and Conciliation Resources set out a vision for including

    Wednesday, February 5, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 869
  18. GENERAL RECOMMENDATION: General Recommendation No. 30 on Women in Conflict Prevention, Conflict and Post-conflict Situations


    Friday, October 18, 2013
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 846
  19. INTERNATIONAL: Conflict in the Somali Region of Ethiopia: Can Education Promote Peace-Building?

    The purpose of the project is to strengthen the capability and commitment of state and non-state actors in Somali Reg

    Tuesday, September 18, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 699
  20. INTERNATIONAL: Engaging Boys and Young Men in the Prevention of Sexual Violence: A Systematic and Global Review of Evaluated Interventions

    The purpose of this review is “to investigate the effectiveness of interventions for preventing boys' and young

    Monday, September 17, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 696
  21. INTERNATIONAL:Women Without Arms: Gendered Fighter Constructions in Eritrea and South Sudan

    An analysis of gendered fighter constructions in the liberation movements in Eritrea and southern Sudan (EPLF and SPL

    Monday, September 17, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 698
  22. General Assembly Meeting on the Role of Member States in Mediation

    Tuesday, June 12, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 610
  23. COLOMBIA: What the Workshops Revealed About Sexual Violence and Moving R1325 Forward

    Sexual violence in Colombia continues to be an invisible crime.

    Wednesday, March 14, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 579
  24. Burma is the Country at Highest Risk of Genocide

    Genocide strikes at the heart of our international legal order which is why the Genocide

    Thursday, January 12, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 564
  25. Conference Report from May 2011 conference in Montebello, Canada

    Tuesday, January 10, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 560
  26. P@X online bulletin (#18)

    Sunday, January 1, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 572
  27. First Carter Center Pre-Election Statement on Preparations in the Democratic Republic of Congo

    The Carter Center has been closely monitoring the implementation of the electoral calendar that was released by the I

    Friday, November 11, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 530
  28. SUDAN: Conflict Resolution Training for Women Leaders in West Darfur

    Thirty women leaders started yesterday in El Geneina, West Darfur, a three-day training on conflict resolution to exp

    Wednesday, September 21, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 480
  29. Make Room For Peace: A Guide to Women's Participation in Peace Processes

    Thursday, June 23, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 331
  30. Rape and the Failure of Peace: The Destabilizing Force of Sexual Violence in Civil War

    Existing scholarship on post-conflict peace duration fails to account for the level of sexual violence within conflic

    Thursday, April 21, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 612
  31. Download: Women, Peace & Security Handbook iPhone/iPad/iTouch App

    Saturday, January 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 170
  32. UNSCR 1325 and Prevention: A Hybrid for Utilising Human Rights and Early Warning Frameworks in the Campaign to End Violence Against Women

    This paper, regarding “UNSCR 1325 and Prevention: A Hybrid for Utilising Human Rights and Early Warning Framewo

    Saturday, January 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 323
  33. Human Rights and Prevention Under Security Council Resolution: 1325

    Monday, November 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 027
  34. Preventative Diplomacy in the Eastern Africa Region

    The significance of "prevention is better than cure" fits well in preventing violent conflicts in the Easte

    Thursday, September 30, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 002
  35. PSC Open Session on Women and Children in Armed Conflicts

    This report, submitted to the African Union (AU) Peace and Security Council (PSC) on the status of Women and Children

    Tuesday, March 30, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 773
  36. The Role of Universal Human Commonalities in the Global Peace Movement

    This paper examines the uniquely human tendency to make prejudgments based on race, ethnicity, gender, age, and other

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 994
  37. Claiming Women´s Space in the Time of Crises

    This report reflects the longstanding commitments of this 36 year old feminist organisation in advancing women's righ

    Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 657
  38. Engendering Conflict Early Warning

    The Solomon Islands ‘Monitoring Peace and Conflict Using Gendered Early Warning Indicators' project is one of t

    Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 324
  39. Gender Mainstreaming: A Compendium of Good Practices

    Mainstreaming through Practice Areas:

    1. Democratic governance

    2. Poverty reduction

    Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 368
  40. The Eight Point Agenda: Practical, Positive Outcomes for Girls and Women in Crisis

    1. Strengthen women's security in crisis: Stop violence against women

    Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 369
  41. Issue Brief on Prevention of Conflict

    Preventive measures have the potential to avert disputes before they erupt into violent confrontations.

    Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 385
  42. Interim Report of the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Armed Conflict

    The present report is prepared in response to General Assembly resolution 55/281 of 1 August 2001, by which the Assem

    Friday, September 12, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 475
  43. Women's Contribution to Conflict Prevention, Early Warning and Disarmament

    Peace and women's organizations have asserted that effective preventive strategies must consider information and earl

    Wednesday, January 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 436
  44. Confronting War: Critical Lessons for Peace Practictioners

    The findings in this publication are the result of a three-year examination of many practical experiences of peace pr

    Wednesday, January 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 683
  45. Conflict Sensitive Approaches to Development, Humanitarian Assistance & Peacebuilding: Tools for Peace and Conflict Impact Assessment

    The PCIA Resource Manual will be the embodiment of this knowledge, synthesised from different institutional and geogr

    Tuesday, October 1, 2002
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 365
  46. Reports/Policy Briefs89 212
  47. Implementing the United Nations Security Council Resolution on Women, Peace and Security: Integrating Gender into Early Warning Systems

    Collaborating NGOs present a framework to create awareness among individuals and organisations working in conflict pr

    Monday, January 1, 2001
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 172
  48. Introducing Gender in Conflict and Conflict Prevention: Conceptual and Policy Implications

    Within this new approach to origins of conflict and conflict prevention, the importance of integrating women and gend

    Tuesday, December 14, 1999
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 442