Our Goals

To enhance women’s, political, social and economic empowerment in armed conflict and disaster settings.


  • Strengthens security of women and girls through rule of law, security and justice sector reform, and multi-sectoral prevention and response to sexual and gender-based violence
  • Supports women’s political participation, empowerment and representation, including in national and local governments, conflict prevention  and peacebuilding processes
  • Works with national governments to develop policies and services that benefit women and men equally
  • Supports economic recovery and reintegration efforts that gives equal livelihood opportunities to women, including access to land and credit 
  • Works closely with international and national partners on the UN’s global policy agenda on Women, Peace and Security and support implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 1325