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Programme Office in Bishkek co-organised the founding conference of the Kyrgyz Association of Women in the Security Sector (KAWSS)

Category
Mission Activity
Date(s)
Subject
Police development and reform
Subject
Police development and reform
Date(s)
Region
Central Asia
Keywords
women, gender issues

Summary

The Kyrgyz Association of Women in the Security Sector (KAWSS) was established on 2 March 2017 in Bishkek at a founding conference organized by the OSCE Centre in co-operation with the Kyrgyz Association of Women Police (KAWP), the Presidential Administration, the Parliament, the Defence Council, the Supreme Court, the Government, the Prime Minister’s Office, the Interior Ministry and all state security-providing structures. The aim of the Association is to increase the role of women in the security sector governance field. The conference brought together around 100 delegates representing the above-mentioned national stakeholders, civil society and international organizations.

Information

Added on
07 Jun 2017
Origin
OSCE Programme Office in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
Region
Kyrgyzstan
Keywords
women, gender issues
Rights
OSCE