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Opinions, Peace

Religion against hatred, and for democracy, peace and tolerance

By on 19 October 2016
Religion against hatred, and for democracy, peace and tolerance

UN SC Res.1325 says that women should be included in conflict resolution and peace talks, but they are not. Anja Wiersinga reports from Council of Europe

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News, Peace, Violence against Women

Women’s inclusion in Syria peace talks.

By on 22 March 2016
Women’s inclusion in Syria peace talks.

Numbers aren’t enough. Women must also have meaningful access and influence.

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IAW around the world, News, Peace

No to female conscription

By on 24 May 2015
No to female conscription

Representatives of military institutions now advise countries to look to Norway, because Norway as the first country in both Europe and NATO has introduced female conscription.But feminist organizations protest against female conscription

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News, Peace

On International Women’s Day for Peace and Disarmament

By on 24 May 2015
On International Women’s Day for Peace and Disarmament

“Peace is possible only by peaceful means.
Let’s go for it”

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News, Peace, Small arms, Violence against Women

Banning of small arms must be part of European Year on Combating Violence Against Women

By on 8 May 2015

IAW emergency motion to General Assembly of European Women’s Lobby (EWL) 31th May 2015:

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Opinions, Peace

Deeds – no words

By on 29 March 2015
Deeds – no words

We have the legal framework:
UN SCR 1325 (2000)
CEDAW
General Recommendation 30

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Accountability, Climate change, Decision-making, Economy, News, Peace, United Nations

Beijing + 20 Review: IAW recommends strong accountability mechanisms

By on 9 October 2014
Beijing + 20 Review: IAW recommends strong accountability mechanisms

Strong mechanisms of accountability at the national and regional level are necessary for the realization of gender equality and women’s human rights

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News, Peace

Message from IAW on International Day of Peace

By on 21 September 2014
Message from IAW on International Day of Peace

IAW supports the efforts of the United Nations in working on a universal declaration on the human right to peace.

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