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WPL Kyiv Global Conference: Women, Peace and Security

WPL Kyiv Global Conference: Women, Peace and Security co-hosted by Women Political Leaders (WPL) and Women for Peace (WfP) provides a platform for leading experts on peace and security to approach contemporary security challenges and to reach innovative solutions to real-world problems.

Date and venue:  3rd and 4th October 2019 at Parkovy Convention Center and Parliament of Ukraine in Kyiv. 

With the country’s geopolitical location, Ukraine provides insightful perspectives into both security challenges and peace processes; an ideal platform for this conference.

The United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 calls for greater female participation in security and peace processes. At the WPL Kyiv Global Conference: Women, Peace and Security the application and effectiveness of Resolution 1325 is on the agenda, as well as various topics and emerging security challenges within the overarching framework of this Resolution.

Day 1: Plenary and parallel sessions hosted by partners with participants from politics, academia, business, and international organisations with proven expertise in the realm of peace and security.

Day 2: On-invitation only session for female politicians hold by WPL.

For more information contact: kyiv2019@wpleaders.org