The 10th World Humanitarian Day campaign recognised ‘#WomenHumanitarians’ and
the role they play in fostering peace and security, with women often ‘the first
to respond and the last to leave’ when a crisis hits their communities.
The Group of Gender Equality Leaders
established issues a set of recommendations
on gender parity in education and access to health services, as well as
promoting women’s “full and effective participation.”
Embassy in Manila partners with the Center for Peace Education (CPE) for the “WePeace:
Women in Peacekeeping project, an initiative that provides a
gender-responsive, community-based, training that will build the capacity of
women peacekeepers in their local communities.