Guidance note of the United Nations Secretary-General: Reparations for conflict‐related sexual violence

This note aims to provide policy and operational guidance for United Nations engagement in the area of reparations for victims of conflict-related sexual violence, including activities to advocate for and/or support the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of reparation programmes and initiatives directed at victims of conflict-related sexual violence. The note is intended to complement other relevant UN tools and guidance notes, in particular the notes on the UN approach to rule of law assistance and to transitional justice.

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Subject area(s): Ending violence against women and girls; Conflict, war; Rape/sexual assault; Access to justice post-conflict; Reparations

Resource type: Manuals/guides

Resource year: 2014

Publishing entities: Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR); United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)