August 17, 2021 Awardee Spotlight Blog Post
Lisa Gomer, Secretary and Founding Partner
Himalayan Healthcare (HHC) works to improve the quality of life for Nepalis living in remote and impoverished areas of Nepal. It achieves its mission by providing sustainable development programs focusing on gender-sensitive primary healthcare, women’s empowerment, community education and... Read more
June 10, 2021 When the Mobilizing Men as Partners for Women, Peace, and Security (MAWPS) project was launched in 2019 in partnership with Our Secure Future and Strategy for Humanity, its goals included strengthening and empowering women’s organizations in conflict-affected countries, opening doors of peace processes for women and women’s organizations, especially from grassroots groups, and expanding the... Read more
April 27, 2021 The full and meaningful participation of women is critical to creating lasting peace. Mobilizing Men as Partners for Women, Peace, and Security was launched in March, 2019 to help ensure that participation. At its launch, MAWPS adopted a charter and statement of principles that guided it’s work.
MAWPS goals were to:
Help open doors of peace processes for women and women’s organizations,... Read more
March 30, 2021 Dean Peacock is Director of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom's initiative to confront militarized masculinities, a multi-country project in partnership with the MenEngage Alliance. He is also a Senior Fellow at Promundo, a visiting scholar at the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies at the University of San Diego, an honorary senior lecturer at the University of Cape Town's... Read more
January 26, 2021 If you ever find yourself thinking, “I wonder, who is the preeminent expert on Women, Peace and Security National Action Plans,” look no further!
With over 25 years in conflict prevention and resolution, Miki Jacevic is a crucial ally in elevating women’s leadership on the international stage to stop violence and prevent war. Working with multinational organizations, more than 40... Read more