International Day of Peace
The International Day of Peace ("Peace Day") is observed around the world each year on 21 September. Established in 1981 by unanimous United Nations resolution, Peace Day provides a globally shared date for all humanity to commit to Peace above all differences and to contribute to building a Culture of Peace.
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Cash Assistance and the Prevention, Mitigation and Response to Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) - UNHCR 2019Aug 29, 2019 The research in all three countries (Ecuador, Lebanon, Morocco) was centered around the outcomes of Cash Based Interventions (CBIs) on the prevention, mitigation and response to SG...
Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Myanmar and the Gendered Impact of its Ethnic Conflicts - HRC August 2019Aug 29, 2019 Conflicts impact different genders differently. Myanmar is no exception to this rule. The Mission found the gendered impact of Myanmar’s conflicts to be multi-faceted, while invari...
The GBV AoR brings together non-governmental organisations, UN agencies, academics and others under the shared objective of ensuring life-saving, predictable, accountable and effective GBV prevention, risk mitigation and response in emergencies, both natural disaster and conflict-related humanitarian contexts.