Country Ireland
Year 2011 - 2014
Type of Measure Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy
Form of Violence Sexual violence

Brief Description


Through the National Action Plan for Implementation of UNSCR 1325 (2011-2014), the Irish Government commits to:

  • Undertake an audit of existing training modules to integrate the objectives of UNSCR 1325;
  • Enhance training of all relevant staff (civilian and military) deployed on overseas missions to ensure understanding of UNSCR 1325;
  • Incorporate questions on Women, Peace and Security (WPS) in post-deployment briefings to assess the effectiveness of training;
  • Strengthen cross-learning within An Garda Síochána;
  • Support the capacity of partner organisations to develop and implement programmes addressing gender-based violence and sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA), including through the adoption of internationally available guidelines.
  • Strengthen guidance to partners on their obligations under UNSCR 1325 including supporting gender sensitive legislation and justice sector reform.

Source of Information

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