This report on “The Impact of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security in Africa,” is from a seminar hosted by the Centre for Conflict Resolution (CCR) in Cape Town, South Africa, and the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM)’s Southern and Central African Regional Offices.
The report tracks the seminar’s themes and debates and makes a number of conclusions and recommendations. The areas considered are:
- The Role of the United Nations in Implementing Resolution 1325: Linking UN Reform to African Realities of Engendering PeaceWomen
- The African Union and Women, Peace and Security
- Implementing 1325: Efforts by Africa’s Regional Economic Communities
- Implementing Resolution 1325 at the National Level
- Resolution 1325 as a Tool for Women’s Peace Activism: Opportunities and Challenges.
The full report, once available electronically, will be available here on the CCR website.