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Feminist Strategy in International Law: Understanding Its Legal, Normative and Political Dimensions

Feminist Strategy in International Law: Understanding Its Legal, Normative and Political Dimensions Citation:  Access the article here. Abstract: While international law has typically waxed and waned in feminist favours, contemporary feminist engagements reveal a strongly critical, reflective thrust about the costs of engaging international law and the quality of ostensible gains. To inform this reflection, […]

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Political Settlements – Connecting Gender Analysis between the spheres of formal politics, social movements, external actors, and Gender Policy Outcomes

Gendering Political Settlements: Challenges and Opportunities

Gendering Political Settlements: Challenges and Opportunities Citation: Download journal article. Abstract: Whereas the political settlements research framework is garnering growing policy attention in development programming, including in fragile and conflict-affected states, there are concerns that political settlements constitute yet another global policy development with which feminist and gender analysis must ‘catch up’. The article outlines […]

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Law, Governance and Development: A Case Study of Women’s Social Mobilisation and Transitional Justice

Law, Governance and Development: A Case Study of Women’s Social Mobilisation and Transitional Justice Citation: Download briefing paper 5. Policy points: • A factor for the success of women’s civil socitey interventions into transitional justice processes is the openness of the domestic political settlement. • International law can matter to human rights outcomes for women […]

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A chronology of Colombian Peace Processes and Peace Agreements

A chronology of Colombian Peace Processes and Peace Agreements Citation:  Download briefing paper 1. Note: This briefing paper is part of a series produced for UN Women in connection to the Global Study and High Level Review connected to the 15 year UN Secretary General Review of UN Security Council Resolution 1325. The Briefing papers […]

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International Gender Equality Norms and the Local Peacemaking Political Settlement

International Gender Equality Norms and the Local Peacemaking Political Settlement Citation: Download the working paper 6. Policy points: • International interventions shaped by international gender norms commitment and expertise can re-structure local incentives and lead to local gender equality actors being taken seriously. • External interventions based on gender equality norms can usefully challenge local […]

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