Women, Peace, and Security and Human Rights in the Digital Age Opportunities and risks to advance women’s meaningful participation and protect their rights

Total Pages: 35

Organization: Global Network of Women Peacebuilders (GNWP)

Languages: English

Country/Region: Philippines

Topic Area: Gender equality and women’s empowerment, Governance, Technology

Year: 2021

Resource Type: Research, Reports


The need to address the persistent barriers to women’s use of ICTs for peacebuilding has never been more urgent. Much of the existing literature on ICTs and mediation is produced for and focused on mediators and how the ICTs may be helpful to them. To complement the existing analyses and resources, the Global Network of Women Peacebuilders (GNWP), in partnership with the ICT4Peace Foundation and with support from the Directorate of International Law of the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA), developed this policy brief (#DigitalizingPeace), focused on women activists and peacebuilders. The brief explores how women can use ICTs to advance their work and how international organizations, governments, and private companies can support them.

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