Monday, 22 September 2014

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Sexual violence: The making of resolution 1960

Resolution A film by Marika GriehselTo mark the International Day of UN Peacekeepers the United Nations in Brussels in partnership with the Goethe Institute organized a screening of a new film on efforts to put sexual violence in conflict on the top of the Security Council´s agenda.

The film “Resolution” focuses on the efforts of Margot Wallström, UN Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict, to raise the issue of rape being used as a strategic weapon of war to the top of the agenda at the UN Security Council and thereby make the plight of the women an international peace and security issue.

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