“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
The international community has begun to recognize the disproportionate impact of conflict on women and girls, and th
2015 is a crucial year for the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Agenda: a global study on its implementation is curren
Fifteen years after the creation of UNSCR 1325 and the Women, Peace and Security Agenda, women’s participation, prote
Join us on 24 July 2015 for a discussion and film screening on South Asia's ongoing conflicts and women's peace effor
A Message from WILPF Secretary General Madeleine Rees, this article highlights the need for the United Nations to tak
A few weeks ago, Spain underwent a review by the CEDAW Committee and was held accountable for its compliance to women
On 21 October 2015, WILPF, in collaboration with the Peace Forum organizers (the Global Network of Women Peacebuilder
While the Western nations now have turned their focus to ‘resolving the migration crisis’, we the peace activists fro
On 22 October 2015, the Permanent Mission of Denmark, in cooperation with the Reaching Critical Will (RCW) Programme
On 15 October 2015, WILPF and MADRE, with support from the Sorensen Centre at CUNY Law School, facilitated a civil so
On 23 October 2015, WILPF WPS Programme, the Mission of Liechtenstein to the UN, and Liechtenstein Institute for Self
On 29 October 2015, the International Institute for Peace Education hosted a panel at the Peace Forum on, “People’s A
This is an Open Letter from the Civil Society which calls Heads of State and Government, Ministers of Foreign Affairs
The following is an Open Letter to the UN Secretary General and Ambassador of Spain regarding the impact and recommen
This monographic issue published by International Catalan Institute for Peace, reflects on the impact Resolution 1325
Our WILPF delegation has landed in Paris.
WILPF PeaceWomen Program Manager, Abigail Ruane, has contributed to the Peace in Progress magazine issued by the Inte
Secretary General Madeleine Reese from Women's International League for Peace and Freedom stated that what happened i
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On 5 January 2016, reports of large-scale violence against women perpetrated by a group or groups of men on New Year’
WILPF ACADEMIC NETWORK: CALL FOR MEMBERS FROM LATIN AMERICA, AFRICA, EASTERN EUROPE AND ASIA PACIFIC
This round-table dialogue invites an open discussion on trends and their impacts on the field to achieve gender justi
In 2000, the United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace, and Security.
With the launch of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the links between the status of women worldwide and t
The war in Syria has killed over 250,000 people and injured more than one million since 2011. Over 53% of civilian de
Speakers will include:
The WILPF intiative focuses on the Syrian peace talks and the need for women to be included in them.
UN Women's National Committee in Australia and WILPF Australia are hosting a study session to discuss 1325 and come u