Femicide, A Global Issue that Demands Action, Volume 3: Targeting of Women in Conflict | 2015

onto Research, Analysis, Reports

publication date: 
Apr 11, 2015
This is the third volume of the ACUNS Femicide series with a focus on sexual violence in conflict.
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On 25 November 2014, ACUNS, together with the Governments of Austria, Croatia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Norway, Philippines and Thailand, sponsored a symposium on ‘Targeting of Women in War’, which brought together panels of experts to address the various challenges that need to be tackled with great urgency to curb the scourge of sexual violence in conflict. A series of recommendations were made, pointing out that existing legal instruments have proven to be ineffective in addressing this global problem.