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Increasing Women’s Participation in Community-based Peace and Security Structures

Saferworld, SUDIA and ZOA : 2019

Women are often more affected by conflict and suffer particular forms of violence on the basis of their sex and gender, fuelled by harmful gender norms and gender inequality. This learning paper explores the barriers to meaningful inclusion of women and ways to address these barriers, as well as looking at inspiring examples of how community-based peace and security structures can have gender...

Source: Saferworld

Link: https://www.saferworld.org.uk/downloads/learning-paper-increasing-womens-participation-final-dec19.pdf

Tags: Conflict management

Understanding Social Norms: A Reference Guide for Policy and Practice

Scharbatke-Church, Cheyanne, and Diana Chigas : 2019

Corruption in fragile and conflict-affected states (FCAS) is not the exception; it is the rule. Understanding the factors that have created and maintained this rule requires us to go beyond traditional thinking and embark on a journey into the world of social norms. This paper translates, distills, and adapts the vast amount of material on social norm change to provide practical guidance on...

Source: The Henry J. Leir Institute of Human Security. The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University

Link: https://sites.tufts.edu/ihs/files/2019/10/SN_CorruptionRefGuide_AUG2019-linked.MR_.pdf

Tags: Anti-Corruption

Evaluation to Connect National Priorities with the SDGs: A Guide for Evaluation Commissioners and Managers

The International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) : 2020

This ‘real life’ introduction to evaluating progress on the 2030 Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is based on emerging country experience from North and South, as well as wider past learning on sustainable development evaluation. The guide offers indicative questions, suggested criteria and decision trees to help practitioners develop robust SDG evaluation plans tailored to...

Source: The International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)

Link: https://pubs.iied.org/pdfs/17739IIED.pdf

Tags: Sustainable Development

Holding the Mirror up to Ourselves: Diversity and Inclusion Practices and Trends in Civil Society Organisation

CIVICUS : 2020

As civil society, we must recognise that we participate in systems that continue to exclude and undervalue a significant number of people, and we must confront their root causes and structural manifestations. This report seeks to add to the growing civil society literature on this issue and aims to provide an opportunity for reflection about efforts to champion and advance diversity and...


Link: http://civicus.org/documents/Holding_The_Mirror_Up_To_Ourselves.pdf

Tags: Inclusion

Eleven Recommendations for Working on Empowerment and Accountability in Fragile, Conflict or Violence-Affected Settings

Mariz Tadros : 2020

There has been growing concern about the challenges faced by donors and development organisations working in contexts that are increasingly fragile, highly volatile and insecure. This brief presents eleven key messages about how to work in contexts with deeply circumscribed spaces. It draws on the experiences and insights gained from supporting local partners in Egypt, Mozambique, Myanmar,...

Source: IDS Brighton

Link: https://opendocs.ids.ac.uk/opendocs/bitstream/handle/20.500.12413/15113/Eleven_Recommendations_Brief.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y

Tags: Conflict management

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