Case Studies on Women's Political Participation and Women's Rights, Leap4Peace Consortium

Since 2008, Consortium partners NIMD and BLTP have collaborated in Burundi to uphold the rights of women and promote their meaningful participation in political and peacebuilding processes, as per UN Security Council Resolution 1325 (UNSCR 1325). The following case demonstrates their expertise and experience on empowering women and inducing political actors to remove barriers and create space for women’s participation in decision-making bodies and peacebuilding processes.

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