Dienstag, 19. Februar 2008 – Dienstag, 19. Februar 2008

NATO Conference: Women in Armed Conflicts

The Implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 1325

Datum, Uhrzeit
Dienstag, 19. Februar 2008, 00.00 Uhr
Elisabeth Rehn:
As well as the UK/international Gender specialist Lesley Abdela speaking at next week’s NATO Conference in Vienna on Women In Armed Conflicts there will also be Finland’s former Defence Minister Elisabeth Rehn.  The event will bring together experts from international organisations and national administrations dealing with gender mainstreaming in peace keeping operations.
 
Among the delegates will be both military and civilian men and women working with UNSCR 1325 or those with a professional interest in the role of women in post-conflict reconstruction.  There will also be policy-makers, people like Lesley Abdela, who have worked extensively in the field, e.g. Kosovo, Iraq, Aceh, Afghanistan, Iraq, Nepal etc.