Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice



Name of organization/institution

Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice

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Organization details

Civil Society Organization

Description of your organization/institution

Women’s Initiatives for Gender Justice is an international women’s human rights organisation that advocates for gender justice through the International Criminal Court and through other (domestic) mechanisms.

Description of your main WPS related activities

- Advocating for accountability for and prosecution of sexual and gender based crimes (SGBC) - Supporting SGBC survivors with capacity building, amplifying their voices in different fora - Advocating for more inclusive gender justice in international and domestic laws, policies, practices, adjudications and jurisprudence - Working towards greater participation of women in conflict resolution, recovery processes and transitional justice mechanisms

Strategic outcome

1.Participation - More women hold leadership positions, and women participate equally and meaningfully in decision-making processes at every level in the interests of peace and security, including conflict prevention and resolution, peacebuilding, protec, 2. Prevention - Conflict prevention and the prevention of violent extremism, including of related violence against women and girls, is based on the human rights approach and starts from the principle of human security. Prevention policy and its implementa, 3. Protection - Women and girls, as well as men and boys, in and from conflict situations, are protected against all forms of conflict-related violence, including sexual and gender-based violenc, 4. Relief, reconstruction and recovery - Meet the needs and contribute to the empowerment of women and gir, 5. WPS Mainstreaming - A gender lens is applied to every reorganisation, improvement, development and evaluation of analysis, policy and policy implementation with regard to peace and security

Type of Investment

Financial, Advocacy, Policy, Progammitic


- international (International Criminal Court) - Ukraine - Colombia - DRC

Time Frame

3 years - 2023