Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice -- "Women Ending Cycles of Violent Conflict: Strategies and Best Practices"
NGO Parallel Event of the 52nd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women.
The IPJ panel presentation will focus on the ways in which women have stepped in and made a concrete difference through their activism, advocacy and direct action at various stages in the cycle of conflict. The panel will present global best practices from the field and examine the work of international leaders who are part of the IPJ's Women PeaceMakers Program. For more information, see http://peace.sandiego.edu/events/2008/02-200852CSW.html