Security Council Resolution 2343 (2017)

Monday, February 27, 2017
Countries: 
Guinea Bissau
Security Council Agenda Geographical Topic: 
Guinea-Bissau
Resolution Reference PDF: 

Security Council Resolution 2343 (2017)

Resolution Extracts: 

2343 HR

PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
Human Rights
Security Council Agenda Geographical Topic: 
Guinea-Bissau
Extract: 

13. Takes note of the evolving human rights situation in the country and urges the authorities of Guinea-Bissau to take all necessary measures to protect human rights, put an end to impunity, initiate investigations to identify the perpetrators of human rights violations and abuses, including those against women and children, and bring them to justice and take action to protect witne sses in order to ensure due process;

2343 Participation

PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
Participation
Security Council Agenda Geographical Topic: 
Guinea-Bissau
Extract: 

Emphasizing the important role of women in prevention and resolution of conflicts and in peacebuilding, as recognized in resolutions 1325 (2000) and subsequent resolution on women, peace and security,

Emphasizing the cooperation between UNIOGBIS, national authorities and civil society organizations to increase women’s participation in Guinea-Bissau and underlining that a gender perspective must continue to inform the implementation of all relevant aspects of the mandate of UNIOGBIS, including security sector reform, national reconciliation processes, institution building and to addr ess the root causes of instability,

2343 PB, implementation

PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
Reconstruction and Peacebuilding
Implementation
Security Council Agenda Geographical Topic: 
Guinea-Bissau
Extract: 

3 (e) Providing support to the Government of Guinea-Bissau to incorporate a gender perspective into peacebuilding, in line with Security Council resolutions 1325 (2000), 1820 (2008) and 2242 (2015); as well as implementation of the National Action Plan on Gender in order to ensure the involvement, representation and participation of women at all levels through inter alia the provision of gender advisers;