For women’s full participation in conflict resolution and peacebuilding

An initiative from Kvinna till Kvinna


Here you will find resources connected to women, peace and security. We have gathered a selection of important UN and EU documents, reports, links and organizations working with women’s rights and peace. Choose by category or use our search engine. News articles can be found in our Newsroom.


  • UN Women Finland

    Tölötorggatan 2B 00260 Helsingfors, Finland

    The National Committee for UN Women in Finland is an independent NGO supporting UN Women.

  • Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA)

    12, Clos-Belmont 1208 Geneva, Switzerland

    Works to bring social justice and peace to young people and their communities.

  • Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF)

    Rue de Varembé 1211 Geneva, Switzerland

    Has national sections. Work for non-violent peace.

  • Saferworld

    28 Charles Square N1 6HT London, United Kingdom

    An independent NGO that works to prevent and reduce violent conflict and promote cooperative approaches to security.

  • Operation 1325

    Hammarby allé 93 12063 Stockholm, Sweden

    Works through advocacy and education to implement resolution 1325 – in Sweden and internationally.

  • Medica Mondiale

    Hülchrather Straße 4 50670 Cologne, Germany

    Works with war-traumatised women. “Empowerment” and “integrated approach” are terms reflected in the basic principles.

  • Mama Cash

    P.O. Box 15686 1001 ND Amsterdam, The Netherlands

    International women’s fund. Supports pioneering and innovative women’s initiatives around the world.

  • International Security Information Service (ISIS)

    Rue Archimède 50 B-1000 Brussels, Belgium

    Independent research and advisory organisation. Facilitates parliamentary and inter-institutional dialogue.

  • International Alert

    346 Clapham Road SW9 9AP London, United Kingdom

    Independent peacebuilding organisation. Works with people who are directly affected by violent conflict.

  • Hivos

    P.O. Box 85565 2508 CG Hague, The Netherlands

    A development organisation, working together with local civil society organisations in developing countries.

  • GAPS

    56-64 Leonard Street EC2A 4LT London, United Kingdom

    An expert working group of peace and development NGOs, academics and grassroots peace builders.

  • Frontline for Human Rights Defenders

    Temple Road Blackrock Dublin, Ireland

    Works with the specific aim of protecting human rights defenders at risk.

  • Femme Afrique Solidarité FAS, the Geneva office

    Rue du Vieux-Billard 1211 Geneva, Switzerland

    Works to ensure that women are involved in setting peace agendas.

  • EPLO (European Peacebuilding Liason Office)

    Rue Belliard 205, Box 12 1040 Brussels, Belgium

    A platform of European NGOs active in the field of peacebuilding.

  • European Women’s Lobby (EWL)

    18 rue Hydraulique 1210 Brussels, Belgium

    EWL is a European-level civil society NGOs. It reaches 2500 organisations in 30 European countries.

  • Concorde

    CONCORD Secretariat aisbl 1000 Brussels, Belgium

    CONCORD is the European NGO confederation for Relief and Development.

  • Cordaid

    Postbus 16440 2500 BK Hague, The Netherlands

    The Catholic Organisation for Relief and Development Aid is a Dutch development agency operating worldwide.