Uganda: Workshop on UN SCR 1325

In this 10th anniversary year of UN Security Council Resolution 1325, and to mark the beginning of the African Women’s Decade, IANSA Women in East Africa called for stronger support and commitment from their governments. On 12-13 July, women from 9 countries met to evaluate their states’ implementation of Resolution 1325 at a conference organised by EASSI in Kampala, Uganda, and made links with small arms policy and control. Participants also reiterated the need to gender ongoing regional processes through an East African Protocol for Gender Equality.