Materials of the V International Gender Workshop “Gender and (Military) Conflicts in Easter-European Countries through Feminist Lenses”

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February 2018
Heinrich Boell Foundation
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2 UNSCR 1325’s implementation: Achievements, gaps and ideas for improvement from the perspective of independent German and Swiss civil society and women´s rights

Joanna Barelkowska, German Women’s Security Council

Berlin, Germany


10 Co-optation of feminism: Gender, Militarism and the UNSC Resolution 1325

Anna Nikoghosyan Program Director, Society Without Violence NGO

Erevan, Armenia


21 Experiences of protracted displacement in narratives of Internally Displaced women from Abkhazia

Nargiza Arjevanidze, Visiting PhD student at the Department of Gender Studies within the Swedish Institute (SI) Visby Programme

Tbilisi, Georgia


26 Interplay of Gender and Nationalism

Case study: War Crimes in Bosnia & Herzegovina 1992-1995

Dr. Zarije Seizović, Professor of International Law Faculty of Political Sciences Sarajevo

Bosnia and Herzegovina


37 Ticking off the Czech Republic’s UN Commitment as Completed: Reflecting on the First Czech National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

Mila O’Sullivan, Researcher, Institute of International Relations

Prague, Czech Republic


Blanka Šimůnková, Consultant in Gender Justice and Development

Prague, Czech Republic


43 WOMEN STORIES OF ONE WAR: Why do we need to create women narratives as part of the process of writing history?

Irena Cvetkovic, Executive Director, Coalition Sexual and Health Rights of Marginalized Communities

Skopje, Macedonia


48 Justice comes after the war? War related sexual violence and legal nationalism in four countries of former Yugoslavia


Adriana Zaharijević, University of Belgrade, Institute for Philosophy and Social Theory

Belgrade, Serbia

Gordana Subotić, University of Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia


54 Abstracts and bio of the speakers of

International Gender Workshop – 2017