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Women in Peace and Transition Processes

Case studies in this series are based on findings of the “Broadening Participation” research project. The series explores the role of women—defined as relatively organized groups, including delegations of women, women's civil society organizations, coalitions or networksin peace, constitution-making, and political reform processes.

Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Liberia (2003–2011)

This case analyzes the role of women during the Liberian Negotiations for the Comprehensive Peace Agreement and its implementation

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Yemen (2011–2015)

This case analyzes the role of women within the Gulf Cooperation Council Initiative, including National Dialogue Conference for a New Yemen and Constitution Drafting Commission

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes – Sudan: Darfur (2009–2017)

This case study explores women’s participation and influence throughout the phases of the Doha peace process that took place after the collapse of the Darfur Peace Agreement

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Somaliland (1993)

This case analyzes the role played by women as observers to the Grand Conference on National Reconciliation in Borama

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Somalia (2000)

This case study explores women's inclusion and influence during the Somali National Peace Conference held in Arta, Djibouti, nine years after the collapse of the state and the outbreak of war

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Guatemala (1994–1999)

This case analyzes the role of women within the Assembly of Civil Society during the peace talks between the Guatemalan government and URNG

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Democratic Republic of the Congo (2001–2003)

This case study explores the role of women during the Inter-Congolese Dialogue

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Burundi (1996–2014)

This case study analyzes women's role during the Arusha Peace and Reconciliation Agreement and Implementation for Burundi (1996–2014).

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Nepal (2008–2012)

This case examines women's inclusion and influence within the Nepalese Constituent Assembly after the peace agreement

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Fiji (2012)

This case analyzes women's during Fiji's 2012 Constitution-drafting process

 

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: South Africa (1990–1998)

This case analyzes the role of women during South Africa's democratic transition, which involved the negotiation of a political settlement (1990−94) and an interim goverance process (1994−98)

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Mexico (1994–2001)

This case analyzes the role played by women in the Chiapas peace process

 

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Northern Ireland (1996–1998)

This case examines women's role in Northern Ireland's peace process, culminating in the signature of the Belfast (Good Friday) Agreement in April 1998

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Kenya (2008–2013)

This case explores women's inclusion and influence in the Kenya National Dialogue and Reconciliation process

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Women in Peace and Transition Processes: Somalia (2002–2004)

This case study explores women's inclusion and influence during the Somalia National Reconciliation Conference, held in the Kenyan cities of Eldoret and Mbagathi between October 2002 and October 2004.

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