Working for Peace and Justice is an Uphill Battle


WORKING FOR PEACE is an attractive, but nebulous cause. Without Justice, conflicts are hard to avoid and peace gets disrupted. And so, the work begins again on peacebuilding. Last February Penang Monthly was invited to attend the Roundtable on Women, Peace and Security hosted by the Commonwealth Foundation to review platforms for Women and Peacebuilding, and to identify an advocacy map and pathway that participants can work towards and collaborate on in the future. This is the third of such events to engage women as expert-actors in the United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325, to address the impact of war on ...

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