Where are we now? United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 and Women, Peace, and Security

Today marks the 16th anniversary of the unanimous adoption of the United Nations Security Council resolution 1325, the first UNSC resolution regarding the theme of women, peace and security. The process of addressing gender issues on an international scale has been a long and arduous process initiated from the UN Charter in 1945 lasting until 31 October 2000. Continue reading