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Sexual violence in conflict – collaboration between UN and Ministries [WP1199]

After an explanation of the role of the Ministry of Gender and Development, we discuss how the UN addresses the problem and discuss protection, prevention and justice. We ask if the issue of violence against women is being seriously addressed.

Contributors are:

Lakshmi Puri, Deputy Executive Director, UN Women, New York

Julia Duncan-Cassell, Minister of Gender and Development, Ministry of Gender and Development, Monrovia

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