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(Part 2) Towards the successful implementation of the women, peace and security agenda: moving from commitments to accomplishments in preparation for the commemoration of the 20th anniversary of SC resolution 1325 (2000) - Security Council, 8649th meeting
29 Oct 2019 -  Opening remarks by the UN Secretary-General.
Under the agenda: Women and peace and security.
Theme: “Towards the successful implementation of the women, peace and security agenda: moving from commitments to accomplishments in preparation for the commemoration of the twentieth anniversary of Security Council resolution 1325 (2000)”.
The overarching objective of the open debate is to continue discussions on the full implementation of the women and peace and security agenda, measuring progress and identifying challenges with mitigating strategies.
Other specific objectives include:
(a) Soliciting inputs and comments from Member States and other participants on the commemoration of the twentieth anniversary of resolution 1325 (2000) in 2020 and their efforts in this regard;
(b) Offering an opportunity to Member States to pledge new commitments on the women and peace and security agenda to be implemented by the twentieth anniversary of resolution 1325 (2000);
(c) Adopting an outcome that will facilitate the work of the Security Council on women and peace and security as it relates to the full implementation of resolution 1325 (2000) beyond 2020.
Report of the Secretary-General on women and peace and security (S/2019/800).