Experts’ Meetings on Women's Participation in the Peace Building Process in Syria

05 Dec 2019 to 19 Dec 2019

In the frame of the project "Enhancing women’s Participation in Decision-Making and Peacebuilding Processes in Syria" funded by the European Union, two experts’ meetings entitled " Women's Participation in the Peace Building Process in Syria" were held in Gaziantep on 5 December 2019 and in Beirut on 19 December 2019. The meetings gathered 32 representatives of Syrian CSOs and addressed how to expose and reduce violence against women and girls (VAWG) and Conflict-Related Sexual Violence (CRSV) across Syria and to promote the inclusion of women and women’s rights defenders in peace negotiations in order to enhance the chances of sustainable peace.