Sexual violence in conflict – collaboration between UN and Ministries [WP1199]
- 11 March, 2013
- Conflict prevention, resolution and state building
- conflict, sexual violence, UN, violence against women, women
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.
Lakshmi Puri, Deputy Executive Director, UN Women, New York
Julia Duncan-Cassell, Minister of Gender and Development, Ministry of Gender and Development, Monrovia