This week, we share women’s voices on peace in Philippines and Burundi, ending violence against women in Palestine and Somalia and the dilemma of children born in captivity in Northern Uganda among others.
‘We are peace builders. We live each day to maintain peace and normalcy in our families and respective communities’. Women in Bangsamoro, Philippines speak out via Conciliation Resources
In a country where rape is “normal” and survivors almost never get justice, momentum is building for a new law, FP sheds light on Somalia’s uphill battle to criminalize sexual violence.
Northern Uganda may be recovering from the effects of the LRA insurgency but the hidden scars of children born in captivity are glaring. NBS TV uncovers this dilemma.
The Palestinian government plans to establish the National Observatory on Violence against Women to document and provide accurate statistics, will this be enough to stop VAW? Palestinian Pulse explains.
Centralizing Burundi women’s agency in peace building. How Burundikazi strategize for their effective participation to promote peace via Isis-WICCE
United States Institute of Peace shares recommendations and priority ways to improve accountability for conflict-related sexual violence in Africa.
This gender and conflict analysis toolkit provides practical guidance to peace building practitioners on using gender and conflict analysis.