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General Women, Peace and Security

In this section, PeaceWomen classifies information by Theme- General Women, Peace and Security- and by Subthemes: General; Security Council Resolution 1325; Security Council Resolution 1820; Security Council Resolution 1888; Security Council Resolution 1889; Security Council Resolution 1960; Security Council Resolution 2106; Security Council Resolution 2122; National Implementation (including NAPs); and UN Implementation

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  • July 22, 2014 (allAfrica)
    ANGOLA: Listening to Rural Women Problems Indicates Promotion of Human Rights The program of listening to problems facing women in the rural areas, opened this year by the government, indicates the promotion of human rights in the country.
  • July 17, 2014 (allAfrica)
    LIBERIA: UN, Liberia Shining Light On Ending Violence Against Women On Tuesday July, 15, 2014, two of the United Nations System Agencies, the Joint Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) and the UN Peacekeeping Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) in collaboration with the Government of Liberia (GOL) through the Ministry of Gender and Development (MOGD)-SGBV Joint Program launched a new campaignin Monrovia named: "Shining the Light on ending violence against women" and empowering them to remain free from HIV.
  • July 16, 2014 (BBC)
    EGYPT: Egypt Court Jails Seven For Life Over Sexual Assaults A court in Egypt has sentenced seven men to life in prison and two others to 20 years for sexual assaulting women last month.
  • July 15, 2014 (Jerusalem Post)
    ISRAEL: MKs Call to Put More Women in Key Defense, Diplomatic Positions More women should play instrumental roles in determining the country's defense and diplomatic policies, MKs said at a joint meeting of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee and Committee for the Advancement of the Status of Women.
  • July 13, 2014 (Soloman Star)
    SOLOMAN ISLANDS: Peace-building Conference for Western Women Prominent women-leaders from the Central-West region of Western province excelled to greater heights in knowledge and understanding of their roles and responsibilities in building and maintaining peace in the province, after attending a time-bound, extremely informative, emotional but fun, hope-filled and commitment-setting peace-building conference early last month. The conference was held on the 3rd

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