No women, no peace

February 12, 2016

Experience shows us that failure to include women’s needs in peace agreements undermines the potential for sustainable peace. Therefore, women’s inclusion in these negotiations is critical.

Women’s organisations have grown their efforts to promote the rights of women and increase participation in Myanmar. Leaders must expand the opportunities for inclusive, gender-balanced decision making.

Read the new publication on gender equality, conflict and peace in Myanmar by the Transnational Institute.