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GSP Recommends: Issue 48

GSP Recommends is a weekly round up of news, reports, recommended readings, videos and podcasts from our desk to yours. If you think something should be up here but isn't, do write to us on info@gendersecurityproject.com with your recommendation and we will make sure to review it, engage with it, and add it up to one of our forthcoming lists.

The world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa in Dubai lit up to mark the 20th anniversary of the adoption of United Nations Security Council resolution 1325 (2000) on Women, Peace and Security, a ground-breaking resolution that was spearheaded by women leaders and organisations. (Source)

On our desk

On Sexual Violence, Trauma, And Neglect Of The Rohingya Muslims (Read) Sexual Violence, Trauma, and Neglect: Observations of Health Care Providers Treating Rohingya Survivors in Refugee Camps in Bangladesh (Read) What the world can learn from Hawaii’s feminist economic recovery plan (Read) Report card on gender equality in peacemaking (Read)

False Binaries Caution - Feminist Platform - Solidarity & Collective Economy (Read) Calls for victims & women inclusion in transitional justice renewed (Read) Africa needs greater inclusion of women in peace and security processes (Read) Coronavirus: Why Are Women Paying a Heavier Price? (Read)

Reports and Studies Internal Displacement Reports & Special Challenges for IDP Women (Read) Older Women & COVID-19: Age-Based Measures Coming Out of Lockdown (Read) Ending sexual harassment against women and girls with disabilities (Read) Challenges & Priorities for Delivering on the Beijing Declaration & Platform for Action: 25 Years On (Read) Women Building Peace from the Grassroots - Advancing the Women, Peace & Security Agenda (Read) Human Trafficking - Continuum of Exploitation - Gender (Read) Sexual Violence Against Men & Boys in Conflict & Displacement: Synthesis Repor (Read)

News from around the world Bangladesh - Promoting women, peace and security (Read) Chechnya - Women Peace Builders In Chechnya Face Religious Traditions And The Pandemic (Read) Colombia - Surge in Femicides Amidst Uptick in Violence (Read) Croatia - Croatia accused of physical and sexual assaults against refugees (Read) Iran - A #MeToo Awakening Stirs in Iran (Read) Italy - COVID-19 Lockdown Intimate Partner Violence Increase But Some Service Access Limits - Analysis (Read) Jordan- Conference marks 20th anniversary of UNSCR 1325 on Women, Peace and Security (Read) Kenya - When the Price of Water Is Sexual Assault (Read) Pakistan - Women in the Informal Sector - Negative Impacts of the Pandemic (Read) South Sudan: Starvation Used As Weapon of War in South Sudan Conflict, UN Rights Body Finds (Read) Uganda - Government to empower women to mitigate conflicts (Read) UK - UNSCR 1325 on women, peace and security (Read) US, Saudi Arabia and Uganda join forces to declare women have no intrinsic right to abortion (Read)

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