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Femmes Africa Solidarité (FAS)
Title: Femmes Africa Solidarité (FAS)
Creator: Femmes Africa Solidarité
Abstract: FAS is an international NGO created by African women leaders with four main objectives:
- Fostering, supporting and promoting women's initiatives in the prevention, management and resolution of conflicts in Africa, and for the respect of their rights;
- Strengthening women's leadership capacity, including at the grassroots, to restore and maintain peace in their countries;
- Engendering policies, structures, programmes and the peace process for the attainment of durable peace and human security in Africa;
- Advocating at the national, regional and international levels for African women's rights and concerns, and their critical role on issues of peace and security. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Keywords: Africa; Womens organizations; Peace movements; Peacekeeping; International nongovernmental organizations; Conflict resolution
Countries: Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: Politics » Conflict & Security;
Society » Gender
Location of the site's editor: Senegal
Resource type: Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO)
Language: English
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