Security Council Resolution 1889

Security Council Resolution 1889 pays particular attention to the involvement of women during the post-conflict and reconstruction periods and emphasizes the importance of an increase in the number of women among peacebuilding and peacekeeping personnel. It urges actors involved in the planning for disarmament, demobilization, and integration programs to specially consider the needs of women associated with armed groups. It emphasizes women’s importance as actors in the conflict resolution process.

This resolution was adopted on October 5, 2009

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