The Role of CSOs in Monitoring and Evaluating National Action Plan (NAP) For implementation of UNSCR 1325.

Author:

Odanović, G.

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Date:

2013

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Theme:

Gender, Peace Building and Security

Language:

English

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Full Harvard Reference:

Odanović, G. (2013). The Role of CSOs in Monitoring and Evaluating National Action Plan (NAP) For implementation of UNSCR 1325. pp. 1-12.

The intention of this paper is to illustrate the importance of establishing cooperation between government institutions and Civil Society Organization (CSOs) for successful NAP 1325 implementation. The first part of the paper analyses the different roles that CSOs can have in NAP 1325 monitoring and evaluation. The second part of the paper discusses the contemporary challenges in relation to cooperation between Serbian government institutions and CSO and proposes solutions for promoting increased cooperation.