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Beijing+20: Looking Back and the Road Ahead: Reflections on Milestones in Women's Leadership in the 21st Century

15.03.2016 / Created by (EMWF)

This report, which includes opinions written by many female experts from the MENA region and other places in the world, highlights the advance in women´s right in the MENA region, 20 years after the Beijing declaration and platform of action. Precisely it coincides with the 15th anniversary of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 that calls for women’s leadership in conflict resolution and peacekeeping and the eve of the Post-2015 Millennium Development Goals.It also focuses on the obstacles women are still facing in these regions, especially after 2011 and the complex and difficult situation they are living, due to the unrest and various conflicts in the region.


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : Wilson Center Middle East Program
  • Publishing house : The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
  • Publication date : 2015
  • Number of pages : 87
  • Language : English


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