QUICK ESCAPE FROM SITE

Overview

  • The need for all actors in armed conflict to respect and uphold international humanitarian law and human rights in relation to women and girls is reaffirmed in many resolutions of the United Nations Security Council resolutions since the end of the 20th century, both in thematic resolutions about women, peace, and security, children and armed conflict, and protection of civilians, as well as in country-specific mandates for UN missions.