The Gender Dimensions Of African Peace Operations

Webinar on January 19, 2022 (1200–1315 GMT)
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Webinar Objectives

This online conversation will:

  1. Expand understanding of how gender-related considerations and challenges affect the performance of African peace operations.
  2. Take stock of current efforts to implement the Women, Peace and Security agenda in African peacekeeping operations.
  3. Identify essential recommendations and best practices to improve gender sensitivity and mainstreaming in African peace operations.

Panelists:

Lieutenant General Birame Diop
Military Adviser in the Department of Peace Operations at the United Nations and Former Chief of Defense Staff at the Senegalese Armed Forces

Major Steplyne Nyaboga
Welfare Officer at Kenya Defense Forces Headquarters and Former Military Gender Advisor Officer for UNAMID