Peace needs women.
More and fast.
In the year 2020, the UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security was passed. Now, it is time to take stock: of participation and representation of women at all levels of decision-making in foreign and security policy, and of diversity in Peace and Security in general. In 2021, the #SHEcurity Index is extended. We are collecting data from the EU, its member states, the G20 and countries that have National Action Plans on the WPS Agenda – all of this in six different categories, namely politics, diplomacy, military, police, civil & military missions, and business. Our 2021 version will also include a qualitative part with two separate chapters on “Beyond women” and “Beyond representation” Stay tuned!
It’s been 20 years since resolution 1325 on “Women, Peace and Security” was passed. There are countless women shaping peace and security around the world. Still too often, they remain unrecognized and under-represented in the field. Resolutions, action plans, and strategies have been written; women have fought loudly for participation and equal opportunities. But things are moving too slowly, prejudices prevail and structural discrimination persists. It is high time to speed things up.
That’s why: Peace needs women. More and fast.
No Women – No Peace: 20th Anniversary of UNSC Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security
On 31 October 2000, the UN Security Council adopted the Landmark Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security. On its 20th anniversary, this dossier of Heinrich Böll Foundation portrays women from 20 countries that make a difference in peace and security.
The Road to Warsaw Security Forum
Thu, 17. Nov 2020 – Wed, 18. Nov 2020
The Road to Warsaw Security Forum (#Road2WSF) is a transatlantic online conference. The event will feature a number of high-level online conversations and one-hour virtual panel discussions on the most important security challenges to transatlantic unity and liberal democracy.
WIIS-Romania – The Romanian NAP under Analysis. Virtues and Shortcomings
Mon, 30. Nov 2020 – 05:30 pm – 07:00 pm
The purpose of this debate is to make an analysis of the newly adopted Romanian National Action Plan (July 2020) and other national level strategies aiming to implement UNSCR 1325 in Romania. The analysis is undertaken by WIIS-Romania members and other experts in the field.
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