Making women's and girl's needs, well-being and rights central to NAPs in Asia-Pacific

This paper, discussed at the Asia Pacific Regional Symposium on National Action Plans for Women, Peace and Security, presents the findings of a critical review of the nine Asia-Pacific WPS NAPs: Afghanistan, Australia, Indonesia, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Nepal, New Zealand, the Philippines and Timor-Leste. The review assesses the degree to which the needs, rights and well-being of women and girls in the region are central to these NAPs, as intended under resolution 1325.

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Geographic coverage: Asia and the Pacific

Subject area(s): Peace and security

Resource type: Discussion papers

Publication year: 2016

Number of pages: 48