the 1325 Award

The Dutch Women in Conflict Situations and Peacekeeping Taskforce presents: the 1325 Award.

This award aims to honour and encourage an individual or a civil society organisation in a conflict country or region, that has developed groundbreaking and effective initiatives to promote the rights of women and to increase their participation at decision-making levels in peaceprocesses.

Deadline nominations postponed to 15 July 2006!

The Women in Conflict Situations and Peacekeeping Taskforce has decided to move the ceremonial announcement of the winner of the 1325 Award to 19 October 2006. Thus the presentation of the 1325 Award takes place around Resolution 1325’s birthday. This allows organizations more time to nominate their candidates. Organizations are invited to send in nominations of individuals or organizations before 15 July 2006. If you have already sent in a nomination and want to add some information, please feel welcome to do so before 15 July 2006.

Same text in french.

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