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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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WPP Condemns Attacks Towards Armenian Women Rights Defenders

17 Apr '14 The Women Peacemakers Program (WPP) strongly condemns the attacks directed at the women human rights defenders working at the Armenian NGO "Society Without Violence". Women human rights defenders should be able to conduct their work without being dehumanized and without the fear of verbal and physical attack. Read here the statement of WPP, as well as the statement of Society Without Violence.

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