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Why Gender Matters in Security and Justice


The most modern and effective security and justice sectors find ways to fulfil the needs of all the different groups within a population - by integrating a gender perspective. Through stories and case studies from Bosnia Herzegovina, South Africa and Colombia, this DCAF, OSCE/ODIHR and UN Women film highlights innovative ways for security and justice institutions to improve their efficiency and better protect the rights of their personnel and population they serve.

Find out more about how to integrate a gender perspective in security and justice in the Gender and Security Toolkit .

This material has been funded by UK aid from the UK government, however the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the UK government’s official policies.