• Welcome to the Women Peacemakers Program

    Read all about our mission and vision, why and how we work for women's leadership and gender-sensitive peacebuilding in "About WPP".
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  • Call for Proposals - Funding Competition May 24 Event

    Is a World Without Weapons the Same as a Peaceful World? In anticipation of International Women's Day for Peace & Disarmament on May 24, the Ecumenical Women's Initiative (EWI), with support of the Women Peacemakers Program, is launching a new competition in the Western Balkans to fund the most creative and thought provoking proposal for a public outreach event regarding this day and theme.
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  • Press Release WPP CSW event

    Press Release WPP CSW 58 Panel Discussion: "Involving Religious Leaders in Women’s Rights Work: Innovative Practices and Challenges from the Field". CSW 58 Panel Discussion highlighting challenges and opportunities at play when working with religious leaders for the advancement of the gender equality agenda.
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30 prominent peacebuilding organizations, including WPP, endorse an Open Letter to the Members of the UN Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals (OWG), covering the need of effective targets to promote sustainable peace. To help answer the call of the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people and the evidence provided by the world’s experts, and to ensure that peaceful and non-violent societies, governance, the rule of law and capable institutions continue to be identified as top priority areas for sustainable development, we are pleased to share with the OWG members a list of targets that we believe will be effective in promoting peace and sustainable development. 

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Making gender & masculinities personal and non-threatening for men

23 Apr '14 On the occasion of a strategy meeting between WPP and SANAM, WPP volunteer Laura Eggens interviewed Anand Pawar about the work of SANAM, challenging patriarchy with critical reflections on masculinity, involving men in gender & masculinities in a personal and non-threatening way and his personal motivation for doing this work.

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