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Civil Society Oversight of the Security Sector and Gender (Practice Note 9)

1 January, 2008



Why is gender important to civil society oversight?
How can gender be integrated into civil society oversight?
Post-conflict challenges and opportunities
Questions for CSOs to ask
More information


This Practice Note provides a short introduction to the benefits of integratinggender issues into civil society oversight of the security sector, as well aspractical information on doing so.

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Megan Bastick, Kristin Valasek