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Women, Peace and Security - 20 years on

The OSCE - the world’s largest regional security organization - supports the women, peace and security agenda.

Quote: Data on women in conflict, a scholarship for female professionals, and a toolkit on gender-inclusive mediation: these are some of the ways the OSCE has recently helped to advance women, peace and security.
Author: Ambassador Radomír Boháč, Permanent Representative of Slovakia to the OSCE
Quote: As UNSCR 1325 turns twenty, we encourage the OSCE participating States to mark the occasion by renewing our shared commitment to improving gender equality and women´s meaningful political participation.
Author: Ambassador Igli Hasani, Albania, Chair of the OSCE Permanent Council
Quote: Empowering women leaders in the security sector is fundamental for building secure societies and sustainable peace.
Author: Ambassador Ulrika Funered, Head of the Permanent Delegation of Sweden to the OSCE