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Gendering Human Security, Peacebuilding & Conflict Transformation Course;7th to 11th May 2018, Nairobi, Kenya

May 7, 2018 @ 8:00 am - May 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm


The purpose of the training will be to develop an understanding of gender and violence prevention in post-conflict transitions and how to integrate women in the peacebuilding processes. The participants will explore the various International Human Rights Instruments that support gendering human security, conflict transformation and peacebuilding. The meaning and impact of violence as experienced by women in various conflict contexts will be discussed and conflict transformation activities identified and planned to reduce the impact of all forms of violence against women in the participants’ contexts. As an addition, there will also be a session on how to integrate human security into participants projects as a strategy towards achieving reduced cases of gender based violence and increase cases of women in peacebuilding and conflict prevention.

The Course Content

  1. Understanding Violence against women
  2. Linking Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), Human Security and Peacebuilding
  3. Gendering Conflict Transformation around UNSCRs
  4. Human Security Paradigm and its relevance to women violence prevention
  5. Gender mainstreaming in Peacebuilding

Course fee

Option 1:-$800; The amount covers tuition, Certificate of Participation, airport pickup and drop off (where applicable) and the day to day conference package during the 5 days of the training

Option 2: -$1300; The amount covers full-board accommodation at the training centre, tuition, Certificate of Participation, airport pickup and drop off (where applicable)

For more information on the course, download the training prospectus here

To apply for the course, download the application form here




May 7, 2018 @ 8:00 am
May 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm


Convent International Guest House
Convent Drive, Off James Gichuru Road, Lavington
Nairobi, Kenya
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