Online journal openDemocracy today launched their coverage of the Nobel Women’s Initiative conference Women Forging a New Security: Ending Sexual Violence in Conflict. openDemocracy will run pieces each day leading up to the conference.
Women: redefining peace, democracy and security, openDemocracy, 18 May 2011.
Redefining security: human rights and economic justice, openDemocracy, 18 May 2011.
Crime not shame: challenging the ideology of rape, openDemocracy, 18 May 2011.
During the conference Jessica Horn and Jenny Morgan from openDemocracy5050 will be onsite to cover the event. Longer analytical pieces written by conference experts will run as a follow up to the conference.
To stay informed on how peace activists, scholars, corporate and security sector leaders, and military and peacekeeping personnel from around the world are working together to end sexual violence in conflict, visit their web site or follow our coverage through Facebook, Twitter, and our blog.