Efforts to develop a gender perspective in NATO-led operations get mixed review

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Efforts to develop a gender perspective in NATO-led operations get mixed review

The Review of the Practical Implications of UNSCR 1325 for the Conduct of NATO-led Operations and Missions was commissioned by Allied leaders at the 2012 Chicago Summit. The aim was to take stock of efforts to integrate a gender perspective in the planning, conduct and assessment of operations, and to develop recommendations for strengthening future work in this area.

“NATO is one of the first international organisations to conduct such a review,” says NATO Assistant Secretary General for Operations Stephen Evans. “Crucially, the Review was enlisted to an independent body which could be relied upon to assess critically progress and achievements so far.”

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