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Group of Friends of Women in Afghanistan - A critical moment for Afghan women: The intra-Afghan peace process
10 Mar 2020 -  In light of the recent peace agreement signed by the United States and the Taliban that sets the stage for Intra-Afghan dialogue and negotiations with the Taliban, the Group of Friends of Women in Afghanistan and the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace, and Security will host a high-level event to consider ways to ensure and enable women’s central role in peace negotiations and the implementation of the final agreement. This event will build on events held during UNGA74 and the launch of the Group of Friends in November 2019, by discussing these and related questions:
- Why Are Women Critical To Achieving A Sustainable Peace?
- What Are The Key Priorities For Women In The Peace Process?
- How Can Women Play A Determining Role In The Successful Implementation Of Any Peace Agreement?
- How Can Local Peacebuilding Initiatives Be Integrated With The National Process?
- What Is The Role Of Civil Society, Government, International Partners In Ensuring That Women Are Effectively Represented In The Negotiating Table?