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Gender & Inclusivity in Peace & Security

Datum: 10-11-2020
Tijd: 14:00-16:00 CET
Locatie: Video-conference

The Quaker Council for European Affairs (QCEA) and Newcastle University invite you to the launch of an Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) funded project on gender and inclusivity in peace and security, including an expert panel discussion on the topic. The event is kindly supported by the Irish Embassy to Belgium. 
20 years on from the adoption of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security, this project offers tangible guidance for individuals tasked with supporting gender in peace and security institutions, and advice on navigating the obstacles they may face in their work. It includes a best practice guide and three accompanying YouTube videos.
These focus on the following themes:
  • Gender and Inclusivity Matter for Peace and Security
  • Gender and Leadership: Practising Inclusivity in Peace and Security
  • Overcoming Resistance to Work on Gender: Strategies and Approaches
We'd love for you to join us for our launch on
10 November 2020     14:00-16:00 CET

The event will be held by video-conference. Further info will be
communicated at a later stage.
The event will feature...
  • An introduction from Olivia Caeymaex (QCEA) and Katharine A. M. Wright (Newcastle University)
  • Helena Nolan, Ambassador of Ireland to Belgium
  • Marc Fiedrich (TBC), Head of Unit, European Commission FPI, Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP)
  • Toni Haastrup, Senior Lecturer in International Politics, University of Stirling
  • Laura Davis, Senior Associate to lead work on Gender, Peace and Security at the European Peacebuilding Liaison Office (EPLO)
#GenderInclusivity         #VisibleWomen2020
If you would like to join us for this event, please register via the Eventbrite link below by 5 November 2020. We're looking forward to sharing our work with you!

Funded by the ESRC Impact Acceleration Account Transition 2019: Newcastle University (ES/T501827/1).