WILPF present in Yemen UPR pre-session
The second Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Yemen will be held in January 2014. The UPR is a mechanism through which the human rights records of every United Nations member state are reviewed by all the other member states.
WILPF was present in the UPR Yemen pre-session on November 29th, 2013. Together with Human Rights and Information Training Center, the national partner of MENA Agenda 1325 in Yemen, and Arab NGO Network for Development (ANND), WILPF has issued joint document on recommendations for member states for the UPR Yemen session to be held on January 29th, 2014.
To get the full story, read how WILPF made sure Yemeni women’s voice is present in the process on MENA Agenda 1325 website