Since 2013 there has been increasing international policy attention on the importance of understanding the gender dynamics of violent extremism. UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 (2000) on Women, Peace and Security first stressed the critical contributions of women and women’s organisations to conflict prevention, resolution and peace-building. More recently, UNSCR 2122 (2013) introduced terrorism to the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda identifying that women can play important roles in preventing/countering violent extremism (P/CVE) and delegitimising and reducing support for extremist groups.
|Number of pages||68|
|ISBN (Electronic)||13: 978-1-63214-158-3|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 2019|