Ministries of Defence in the Western Balkans jointly working towards comprehensive integration of gender perspective in Military Education and Training

With the support of UNDP SEESAC, the Geneva Centre for Security Sector Governance (DCAF) Teaching Gender in the Military: A Handbook has been translated into BCMS and Macedonian and is available at ...

Ministry of Defence of Serbia committed to increase capacities to prevent and respond to gender based discrimination, sexual harassment and abuse

Eleven Persons of Trust in the Ministry of Defence of Serbia (MoD) increased their knowledge on prevention of discrimination and learned how to effectively respond to cases of discrimination and ...

UNDP SEESAC reconfirms its dedication to contributing to regional collaboration within South-East Europe Defence Ministerial (SEDM) forum

UNDP SEESAC took part in the 45th South-East Europe Defence Ministerial Coordination Committee Meeting (SEDM - CC) held via teleconference on 10 June 2021, hosted by Zagreb and Croatian Deputy Chief ...

A gender perspective is a prerequisite for a transparent and fair recruitment process

Two-day training to selection commissions members of the Ministry of Defence and Armed Forces of Montenegro conducted

Ten representatives from the Ministry of Defence and Armed Forces of Montenegro actively participated in a two-day seminar on how to ensure that the selection procedures reflect the highest standards ...

Security sector working to achieve gender equality

Advanced Gender Equality Seminar for the Representatives of the South East Europe Military Intelligence Chiefs’ Forum (SEEMIC) held online

Ten representatives of the South East Europe Military Intelligence Chief’s Forum from 7 countries actively participated and learned about various types and forms of gender-based discrimination, sexual ...

Ministries of Defence in the Western Balkans conducted the second regional comprehensive survey on the Position of Women in the Armed Forces

Representatives of the Ministries of Defence (MoDs) and Armed Forces (AFs) from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, North Macedonia, and Serbia met online today to discuss the findings of the second ...

MoDs and AFs in the Western Balkans making further progress in the integration of gender perspective in defence policies

14-16 April 2021 A total of 31 representatives of the Ministries of Defence (MoDs) and Armed Forces (AFs) from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, the Republic of Serbia, and the Republic of North ...

Ministry of Defence and Army of Republic of North Macedonia increased capacities to conduct gender–sensitive job satisfaction research

25-26 March 2021, Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia.  Thirteen representatives of the Ministry of Defence and the Army of the Republic of North Macedonia completed two-day training in designing ...

The Ministry of Defence of Montenegro takes action for Gender Equality

4-5 March 2021, Podgorica, Montenegro Thirteen women military officers from the Ministry of Defence (MoD) and the Armed Forces (AF) of Montenegro actively participated in a two-day gender ...

Western Balkans as an Exporter of Good Practices in the Security Sector

SEESAC work on gender and SALW and support to the establishment of Women’s Police Officers Networks featured in new UN Women/UNODC/IAWP Handbook on Gender-Responsive Police Services for Women and ...