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Women and Natural Resources in Peacebuilding: Strengthening participation, improving protection and aiding empowerment

Posted on November 6, 2013

As primary managers and users of natural resources in many conflict-affected contexts, women have a key role to play in peacebuilding but are often excluded from decision-making over natural resource management. This report analyses how women's empowerment and the sustainable use of natural resources can be pursued together to help build lasting peace. More