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Security Council Unanimously Adopts Resolution 1325 (2000)

How Namibia helped birth UN Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security

Namibia held the UN Security Council Presidency in Oct 2000 when the landmark resolution was adopted and still champions gender equality
Weapons being burnt during the official launch of the Disarmament, Demobilization, Rehabilitation and Reintegration (DDRR) process in Muramvya, Burundi.             UN Photo/Martine Perret
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Silencing the guns in Africa by 2020

African Union’s 2020 campaign to achieve peace and end conflict, extremism, crime
UN Peacekeeping 2019

'Peacekeeping is rewarding’

– Mr. Joshua Hart, serving in South Sudan
UN Peacekeeping 2019

‘My passion was to join the military’

– Ms. Takyiwaa Esther, serving in DR Congo
UN Peacekeeping 2019

‘I want peace for future generations’

– Bestman Ezekwu Enock, serving in DR Congo
UN Peacekeeping 2019

‘Young people should treasure peace’

– Ms. Zuwena Mbarouk Iddi, serving in DR Congo
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‘Take away the guns,’ women tell UN envoy

Reforms needed to stop war-time sex crimes, says Zainab Bangura
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