Union Commission (AUC) and the United Nations Office to
the African Union (UNOAU) call for nominations of African women who have exceptionally advanced the women,
peace and security agenda in Africa. The women will be featured in an upcoming commemorative
book set to be launched in year 2020.
deputy chief issues an impassioned plea on 21st July for Afghans to
reconcile with the past and put “women at the centre” of all
efforts to forge a durable peace, and a truly inclusive political process where
women’s voices are truly heard.
The role of
young women as advocates of peace and security in Palestine is being
strengthened through implementation of the Interpeace and Freedom Theatre project through creativity and art.