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“Women, Peace and Security – Minimum standards, harmonised guidelines and common policies for the European Agenda”
Conference in coincidence with the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on 25 November in Rome

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On 25 November at 15:00, in coincidence with the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, the Farnesina will host a round table discussion entitled “Women, Peace and Security – Minimum standards, harmonised guidelines and common policies for the European Agenda”

 

The event will include the presentation of the Italian National Action Plan 2014/2015 implementing the UNSCR 1325 (2000). The challenges and prospects within the national context will be examined and a general picture of the Italian experience in areas of conflict and post-conflict will be traced.

 

Participants will include Vice President of the Senate Valeria Fedeli, Secretary-General of MAECI, Ambassador Michele Valensise, the Permanent Representative to NATO Maria Angela Zappia Caillaux, the NATO Secretary-General’s Special Representative on women, peace and security Marriet Schuurman and representatives of several NGOs, embassies of EU countries and members of the Interministerial Committee on Human Rights (CIDU).

 

For more information: Ministero degli Affari esteri.

Last update: 21 November 2014