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Brussels, 2 June 2014 -  With this new consultation meeting, NATO Special Representative for Women, Peace and Security, Mari Skaare, wanted to provide an opportunity for civil society experts from NATO member and partner countries to discuss Women, Peace and Security priorities with NATO staff members. At the same time, NATO wanted to solicit views and recommendations from the participants on the different elements of the NATO policy to implement the UNSCR 1325. There were about 30 participants, including a representative from Afghan civil society :  AWN (Afghan Women’s Network) and  ENNA.   One of the main topics that was discussed, was how to protect women’s security during NATO-led Operations, as in Afghanistan. Strong recommendations came out of this meeting

List of participants   List of participants

Recommendations   DCAF Consultations report