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"Peacebuilding defines our future now": A study of women's peace activism in Syria


About this resource

Resource type:Research, reports and studies
Keywords:Conflict, violence & peace, Gender, National & regional actors, Networks, NGOs, Peacebuilding
Agency:Badael Foundation
Author(s):Ghazzavi, R., Mohammad, A. and Ramadan, O.
Date published:2015

This study aims to explore the current forms and characteristics of women activism in peacebuilding and to identify the challenges it faces, as well as shedding light on the opportunities available to the growing women’s peace activist movement in Syria. To accomplish this, the research focused on finding answers to the following questions:

The backbone of this research has been the women activists’ own experiences and opinions, thus allowing women’s voices to be heard. Furthermore, it is hoped that this study will contribute to a broader understanding of the conflict and civil society’s role in Syria.


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