South Sudanese women march to express the frustration and suffering that women and children face in Juba on December 9, 2017. Women need to be involved in all aspects of conflict resolution. PHOTO | AFP
Push for inclusion at the negotiating table of grassroots women from countries most affected by conflict.
Absence of women in peace talks creates inequality, which can fuel conflict.
Lack of resources is a major handicap to realising women’s agenda, with peace initiatives currently being funded by the UN and the Global Fund for Women.