Africa peace and conflict journal, v. 6, no. 1, June 2013

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dc.contributor.editor Karbo, Tony
dc.date.accessioned 2015-05-07T19:01:52Z
dc.date.available 2015-05-07T19:01:52Z
dc.date.copyright 2013
dc.date.issued 2013-06
dc.identifier.issn 1659-3944
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10625/54149
dc.identifier.uri http://www.apcj.upeace.org/pdfissues.cfm
dc.description.abstract For many women, violence is the daily condition of their lives, during wartime and peacetime, hence definitions of security need to consider the gendered realities of (in)security. In contemporary Africa, the greater political participation of women during conflict has not translated into sustained engagement of women in post-conflict settings. At the termination of wartime conditions, women become relegated to their traditional roles. This role reversal brings with it a disintegration of social and economic networks that once had been instruments of survival. Tokenism through numbers and quotas is not a panacea to the persistence of long-standing gender inequalities in peace and security processes en
dc.format Text en
dc.format.extent 1 digital file (110 p.) en
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher University for Peace Africa Programme, Addis Ababa, ET en
dc.subject GENDER DISCRIMINATION en
dc.subject GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE en
dc.subject WOMEN IN DEVELOPMENT en
dc.subject WOMEN'S PARTICIPATION en
dc.subject WOMEN'S ORGANIZATIONS en
dc.subject KENYA en
dc.subject ETHIOPIA en
dc.subject FEMINISM en
dc.subject FEMINIST SCHOLARSHIP en
dc.subject GENDER EQUALITY en
dc.subject INTERNATIONAL LAW en
dc.subject HUMAN RIGHTS en
dc.subject ARMED CONFLICT en
dc.subject HUMAN SECURITY en
dc.subject SEXUAL VIOLENCE en
dc.subject RAPE en
dc.subject INSTRUMENTALIZATION OF VIOLENCE en
dc.subject PATRIARCHAL HEGEMONY en
dc.subject GENDER MAINSTREAMING en
dc.subject UN SECURITY COUNCIL RESOLUTION 1325 en
dc.subject STRUCTURAL VIOLENCE en
dc.subject GENDER ANALYSIS en
dc.subject SOUTH AFRICA en
dc.title Africa peace and conflict journal, v. 6, no. 1, June 2013 en
dc.type Journal (Full) en
idrc.project.number 106727
idrc.project.componentnumber 106727001
idrc.project.title Strengthening Research Capacity for Governance and Security in sub-Saharan Africa en
idrc.copyright.holder University for Peace
idrc.dspace.access IDRC Only en
idrc.rims.adhocgroup IDRC SUPPORTED en
idrc.recordsserver.bcsnumber IC01-6542-22


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