Tag Archive: Gender

Does the good end justify all means? Critical remarks on the Global Study on the Implementation of UNSCR 1325

Fifteen years after the decision on the UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security (WPS), a Global Study was launched this September to reflect upon its impact and to discuss ways of further improving and developing the WPS agenda. Although the Global Study was unanimously welcomed in the circles of advocates and activists […]

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PSRP Partners Collaborate on Masculinities, Violence and (Post-)Conflict

Transitional Justice Institute and Concilliation Resources are co-hosting a postgraduate conference on ‘Masculinities, Violence and (Post-)Conflict’ and a workshop on ‘Masculinities and Violence’, in collaboration with the International Conflict Research Institute (INCORE), International Alert, and Saferworld.

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Women and the Peace Process in Northern Ireland

Professor Monica McWilliams presents this year’s Flatley Family Lecture at the Center for Irish Studies, Boston College

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IACM Lecture: Gender Politics in Transitional Justice

Dr. Catherine O’Rourke is delivering the lecture ‘Gender Politics in Transitional Justice’ as part of the lecture series ‘What Role for Gender in Peace and Constitution Making Processes?’ at the University of Konstanz on Tuesday 8 December at 5pm.

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Myths and Realities: What is the Women, Peace and Security Agenda?

For the second Chrystal Macmillan Lecture of 2015 at the School of Social and Political Science (SPS), Madeleine Rees, Secretary General of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, will reflect on what is the Women, Peace and Security Agenda?

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PSRP Stream Coordinator at “Power-Sharing Pacts and the Women, Peace and Security Agenda: Constructive Engagements”

Professor Fionnuala Ni Aolain, the PSRP Gender Stream Coordinator, will be presenting at the “Power-Sharing Pacts and the Women, Peace, and Security Agenda: Constructive Engagements” on 6-7 November 2015. The two-day workshop is organised by Centre for the Study of Ethnic Conflict, Queen’s University Belfast. It will explore the intersections of ethnonationalism and gender in comprehensive peace processes. […]

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Montague Burton Lecture 2015 – Frances Guy

Frances Guy will give the Montague Burton Lecture in November on “Serving women in Iraq and Syria: has UNSCR 1325 made a difference?”

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Expert Roundtable: Supporting Women’s Participation in Peace Processes

Conciliation Resources and the Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the UN are hosting an Expert Roundtable on Supporting Women’s Participation in Peace Processes, to mark the review of UNSCR 1325

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PSRP Members on UN Resolution 1325 – 15 years on

Two PSRP members, Aisling Swaine and Eleanor O’Gorman, contributed to the 50.50 Inclusive Democracy article series on  UN Resolution 1325 – 15 years on. In Implementing Resolution 1325: the role of National Action Plans, Aisling Swaine, underlines the need and challenges in implementing National Actions Plans to promote gender equality at national levels. On the frontline: women building peace, Eleanor […]

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Symposium on Women’s Political Participation in Peace Processes

A high-level symposium hosted by the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security With remarks by: H.E. President Atifete Jahjaga, President, Republic of Kosovo H.E. Secretary Madeleine Albright, Former US Secretary of State And the launch of the Institute’s new report on Women’s Political Participation in Peace Processes in Northern Ireland, Kenya, Guatemala and the Philippines With an […]

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