On 19th and 20th March 2017 Women Empowerment Organization (WEO) in cooperation Baghdad Women Association held two Awareness session on Women Peace and Security of the Iraqi National plan (INAP) 1325 in Ministry of Labor social affairs and Ministry of Education. The sessions tackled the Types of violence, throughout and afterward conflict, they considerate on sexual violence as tactic of war and genocide, The UNSCR 1325 and its Contributions to promote the role of women, as an active actor in peace building as well in protection and prevention. After that the participants were divided into 2 groups to develop recommendations and tools needed to promote an active women’s political participation. As well the tools for prevention and protection. 

On Saturday 18th March 2017, Women Empowerment Organization (WEO) in cooperation with Al-Fajr Center carried out a workshop entitled "Women, Peace and Security" in a series of awareness workshops on UN Security Council Resolution 1325 . A summary of the concepts of gender, an introduction to the importance of UN Security Council Resolution 1325, which concerns the participation of women in the peace process for the outlying areas or suffering from armed conflicts as Iraq is one of them have been presented. Then the emergency plan was presented and discussed with the attendees as they had a good interaction with the plan's items. And finally the workshop ended up by writing some recommendations.  

Democratic Women Organization, a member of Alliance 1325, held a workshop on 11/02/2017 with the support of the British Embassy to raise awareness on INAP (women, peace, and security). The aim of the workshop was to explain the objectives of the National Action Plan for the implementation of resolution 1325 and the emergency plan.

To enhance women participation and representation in Local governments in Sinjar district. Women Empowerment organization held a conference under the title of supporting a campaign to enhance the contribution of woman and representation in local government in the Sinjar district.

On 29th January 2017 Women Empowerment Organization (WEO) in cooperation with Department of Foreign Relations (DFR) and with the support of

A workshop was organized by WEO with the support of UN Women on UNSCR 1325 regarding women, peace, and security. The workshop took place on 26th February, 2017 at Nobel Hotel, and was attended by judicial investigators and police

On Wednesday 18-1-2017 Ministry of Interior-Baghdad held a workshop under the title of “Implementation of National Action Plan I-NAP 1325, in cooperation with Alliance 1325 and support from UK embassy. “The workshop was held by the Representative of ministry of interior to present the 1325 Alliance team of MOI-Baghdad and the Implementation of National Action Plan I-NAP 1325 In Baghdad and Iraqi Governorates.

Democratic Women Organization, a member of Alliance 1325, held a workshop on 11/02/2017 with the support of the British Embassy to raise awareness on INAP (women, peace, and security). The aim of the workshop was to explain the objectives of the National Action Plan for the implementation of resolution 1325 and the emergency plan.

On the 15th of Jan 2017, WEO arranged a field study trip to the Netherlands, The Hague for the Iraqi 1325 Cross Sector Task Force (CSTF) members which included senior representatives from Kurdistan Region Government (KRG) and Iraqi government as well as representatives from 1325 Alliance in Iraq and the CSOs.

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