Pioneers of gender equality

Budva, 28 November During the SALW Commissions Meeting 10, Ermin  Pešto and Mladen Marković - leaders of arms control in Bosnian and Herzegovina and Montenegro were awarded the title of “Pioneers of gender equality” for completing the Gender ...

Gender lenses on - how does it change the impact of firearms control?

Between 18-29 June 2018, the world gathered in New York at the Third Review Conference on the Programme of Action (RevCon3) to set the agenda for how the future of disarmament will look like. SEESAC and the European Union (EU) were present to ...

After a crime: where does gender fit in?

For the last two years, SEESAC has been working with the National Crime Intelligence Centre of the Ministry of Interior of the Republic of Serbia and the Swedish National Police to set the stage on why gender equality matters in the security ...

One-on-one sessions on Gender Equality

For high ranking officials in Ministries of Interior across the Western Balkans   Gender still does not come first on the to-do list of leaders and decision makers in South-East Europe. But recently, it has reached the agendas of decision makers, ...

The intimate connection: gender and small arms and light weapons

SEESAC’s research on gender and small arms and light weapons utilized in new ISACS module On 5 October 2017, the United Nations’ internal mechanism for Coordinating Action on Small Arms (CASA) adopted the ISACS module (ISACS 06.10) “Women, ...

SEESAC contributes to Key Leader Seminar on Gender in Military Operations

SEESAC Coordinator took part in the Key Leader Seminar on Gender in Military Operations organized by the Nordic Centre for Gender in Military Operations in Stockholm on 12-13 June. The Key Leader Seminars aim to increase key leader’s knowledge ...

SEESAC takes part in the 2nd OSCE Gender Equality Review Conference

SEESAC participated in the 2nd OSCE Gender Equality Review Conference organized by the Austrian Chair of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), the OSCE Gender Section and the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions ...

RSSRP Gender Trainers Support Training of Trainers Course held at RACVIAC

Trainers from the Regional Network of Gender Trainers, established with the support of SEESAC,  Nordic Centre for Gender in Military Operations, the Croatian Armed Forces and RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation, conducted a Gender ...

SEESAC participates in the Diversity and Inclusion in the Security Sector - Key Leadership Conference at RACVIAC

SEESAC participated in the "Diversity and Inclusion in the Security Sector - Key Leadership Conference" organized by RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, held in Zagreb from 13 – 14 March 2017. The purpose ...

Glass or Brass ceiling? Either way, Captain Sanja broke it.

By UNDP in Montenegro   The glass ceiling in business is the brass ceiling in the army. In the traditionally male-dominated military, there is an invisible barrier that keeps women from rising up in the ranks. But that didn’t stop Captain Sanja ...