Increasing gender awareness in MOD BIH through Gender Coach Programme

Gender Coach Programme (GCP), an innovative approach that enables participants to become leaders in integrating gender into their operations and encourage change in their institution, has been ...

The Regional Gender Equality in the Military project in the Western Balkans - 2020 Year in Review

In the year of the 20th anniversary of UNSCR 1325 ‘Women, Peace and Security’ (WPS) the Ministries of Defence in the Western Balkans with the support of UNDP SEESAC continued the regional cooperation ...

The Ministry of Defence of the Republic of North Macedonia increases its capacities to prevent and respond to gender-based discrimination, sexual harassment and abuse

16-17 December 2020, Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia Ten representatives of the internal complaints mechanism in the Ministry of Defence (MoD) and the Army of the Republic of North Macedonia ...

The Network of Gender Military Trainers in the Western Balkans as a Vehicle for Change

Twenty-six Gender Military Trainers from the Ministries of Defence (MoDs) and Armed Forces (AFs) of the Western Balkans met online. On 21 October 2020, members of the Regional Network of Gender ...

How the security sector can help to achieve gender equality in line with UN Security Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security

Seminar for Representatives of the South East Europe Military Intelligence Chiefs’ Forum (SEEMIC)

30 September – 1 October 2020 In a two-days Gender Awareness Seminar, twenty-two representatives of the South East Europe Military Intelligence Chief’s Forum from ten countries, actively ...

MoDs and AFs in the Western Balkans confirmed commitment to achieving gender equality at the 12th Regional Meeting of Gender Equality Mechanisms

A total of 23 representatives of the Ministries of Defence (MoDs) and Armed Forces (AFs) from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and the Republic of North Macedonia gathered virtually in the 12th ...

Ministry of Defence of Montenegro Committed to Improving Working Conditions for Women and Men

At the request of the Ministry of Defence (MoD) of Montenegro, UNDP SEESAC is coaching the Ministry to conduct a gender-sensitive survey on employees’ job satisfaction. The survey findings will enable ...

Last year Ministries of Defence in the Western Balkans further advanced in implementation of the UNSCR 1325 and increasing gender equality in the military

At the beginning of 2020, the Ministries of Defence of Montenegro, North Macedonia and Serbia informed in their annual reports on the implementation of national strategies and action plans for 2019, ...

Ministry of Defense and the Serbian Armed Forces committed to increase capacities of Persons of Trust

Borkovac, 10 – 11 March 2020 Twenty-one Persons of Trust in the Ministry of Defence of Serbia (MoD) and Serbian Armed Forces (SAF) increased their capacities through the third seminar organized at ...

Sharing experiences from South East Europe with the Global Gender Equality Network for Small Arms Control

Berlin, 20 – 21 February 2020 UNDP SEESAC contributed to launching the global Gender Equality Network for Small Arms Control (GENSAC) at the international experts’ conference “Gender Equal Small ...