The study examines the legislative action needed in order to fully implement the Resolution 1325 about women, peace and security in seven Arab countries: Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Libya, Palestine, Tunisia and Yemen. It falls under the Development Account project on institutional and capacity-building for Arab parliaments and other stakeholders for the implementation of this resolution. The study highlights the historical and legal contexts of the resolution and its application in the field of protection, participation, prevention, humanitarian aid and post conflicts. It also remarks the role of parliamentarians in the fulfilment of the resolution and focuses on lessons learned and good practices in some countries.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.