Gender and Peacebuilding: All Hands Required

The twenty first century has brought with it a shift from the notion of human security being located in secure national borders to the need to secure the safety, freedom, and dignity of all Despite efforts to equalize women s status in the world evidenced by changes in many international projects requiring a gender focus, women and men experience most of the world in verThe twenty first century has brought with it a shift from the notion of human security being located in secure national borders to the need to secure the safety, freedom, and dignity of all Despite efforts to equalize women s status in the world evidenced by changes in many international projects requiring a gender focus, women and men experience most of the world in very different ways according to gender Further, the reality is that humans who do not all fall neatly into one of these categories male or female often find their lives further challenged In the 1980s, Peace and Conflict Studies first began to acknowledge and study the different experiences males and females have during war and peace Since then, there have been books about women and war, women working at grassroots levels to build peace, women and transitional justice, women and peace education, and women s views of human security All of these works have contributed to the discourse of our changing world This book brings together some of those themes and voices and adds with the final product being than the sum of its parts We add to the conversation a book that considers foundational fundamental issues that span from the interpersonal to the global Many of the chapters describe empirical research completed with author and community, shared here for the first time Part One is a collection of case studies, documenting challenges and responses to peacebuilding by women from various parts of the world Part Two focuses on Peace and Conflict Studies PACS as a discipline, examining not only what is, but also what should be taught This section critiques today s efforts at teaching Peace and Conflict Studies and provides suggestions of how this important work might be shared in open and equitable ways Part Three enters territory found even less in the PACS literature In this section our authors confront patriarchy, engage in a discussion about the contribution queer theory makes to PACS, and tussle with the notion of inclusivity with considerations of both gender and disability It then ends with a discussion about the contribution feminist methodologies make to PACS.
Gender and Peacebuilding All Hands Required The twenty first century has brought with it a shift from the notion of human security being located in secure national borders to the need to secure the safety freedom and dignity of all Despite ef

  • Title: Gender and Peacebuilding: All Hands Required
  • Author: Maureen P. Flaherty Sean Byrne Hamdesa Tuso Robert C. Mizzi Anna Snyder Joey Sprague Katerina Standish Sin Walsh
  • ISBN: 9780739192603
  • Page: 495
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Home Gender Youth Promotion Initiative UN About GYPI The United Nations Secretary General s Peacebuilding Fund s PBF Gender and Youth Promotion Initiative GYPI is an expression of the Fund s commitment to inclusive peacebuilding It supports the empowerment of women and the advancement of gender equality and recognizes the role of young people as central to the relevance and effectiveness of PBF s overall Peace Building Initiative Women, Gender Peacebuilding The Peacebuilding Initiative is an evolving project, which benefits from the knowledge and experience of its users We welcome you to submit a resource or document to the Gender, UN Peacebuilding, and the Politics of Space The United Nations Peacebuilding Commission UNPBC was established in December to develop outlines of best practice in post conflict reconstruction, and to secure the political and material resources necessary to assist states in transition from conflict to peacetime. United Nations Peacebuilding Fund The United Nations Peacebuilding Fund PBF is currently supporting than projects in countries by delivering fast, flexible and relevant funding. What is UNSCR United States Institute of Peace Resolution addresses two major points the inordinate impact of violent conflict and war on women and girls, as well as the crucial role that women should, and already do play in conflict prevention, conflict resolution, peacemaking and peacebuilding. Gender equality UNDP Gender equality, centered in human rights, is both a development goal on its own and a critical factor for achieving sustainable development It underlies one of the guiding principles of the Agenda for Development the concept of leaving no one behind UNDP supports partners to eliminate Peacebuilding Peacebuilding is an intervention technique or method that is designed to prevent the start or resumption of violent conflict by creating a sustainable peace.Peacebuilding activities address the root causes or potential causes of violence, create a societal expectation for peaceful conflict resolution, and stabilize society politically and socioeconomically. Gender and diversity UNDP UNDP believes that an inclusive culture attracts the best talent Our diverse workforce delivers effectively by tapping into different perspectives, experiences, knowledge and approaches. What is Peacebuilding United Nations Peacebuilding Fund Developing a programmatic response to peacebuilding priorities is a multi step process that requires conflict analysis , including a consideration of the specific ways in which conflict impacts genders differently a theory of change an informed risk assessment, and a robust monitoring and evaluation framework.The UN system has developed a variety of resources that can be of assistance in Home European Peacebuilding Liaison Office The European Peacebuilding Liaison Office EPLO is the independent civil society platform of European NGOs, networks of NGOs and think tanks which are committed to peacebuilding and the prevention of violent conflict.

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