Promoting Women and Girls’ Effective Participation in Peace, Security and Recovery in Mozambique

Project title: Promoting Women and Girls’ Effective Participation in Peace, Security and Recovery in Mozambique
Partners: UNU-GEST, UN Women Mozambique, Eduardo Mondlane University, Mozambique and Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Iceland
Timeframe: 2017-2023
Project leader: Anna Guðrún Aradóttir

 

In 2017, UNU-GEST became a partner in the UN Women Mozambique-led project, Promoting Women and Girls’ Effective Participation in Peace, Security and Recovery in Mozambique, working with UN Women in Mozambique and Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM) in educating stakeholders in UNU-GEST’s academic programme and supporting research efforts in a scoping study carried out by UEM in 2018. The project runs from 2017-2020 with the aim to contribute to the implementation of the National Action Plan (NAP) on UN Security Council Resolution 1325 (UNSCR 1325) in Mozambique. The project is implemented within the framework of the UNDAF, the overarching programmatic cooperation framework between the UN and the Government of Mozambique.

For more information, you can find the last status report here.