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Post-Liberal Peace TransitionsBetween Peace Formation and State Formation$
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Oliver P. Richmond and Sandra Pogodda

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781474402170

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: January 2018

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9781474402170.001.0001

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Engendering the Post-Liberal Peace in Cyprus: UNSC Resolution 1325 as a Tool

Engendering the Post-Liberal Peace in Cyprus: UNSC Resolution 1325 as a Tool

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(p.83) 4 Engendering the Post-Liberal Peace in Cyprus: UNSC Resolution 1325 as a Tool
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Post-Liberal Peace Transitions
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Olga Demetriou

Maria Hadjipavlou

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Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474402170.003.0005

This chapter discusses the role of women in forging paths into post-liberal peace formations. The adoption of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 in 2000 could be said to have marked the incorporation of key tenets of gender rights discourse in the global liberal peace agenda. The resolution is based on liberal principles of representation and participation of women in all levels of peacebuilding and on democratisation in setting up new institutions and norms of gender equality in the post-conflict processes; it also recognises the specific protection needs of women and girls in conflict situations as well as the underutilised contribution women make to conflict prevention, peacebuilding, conflict resolution, and peacekeeping. Ultimately, the chapter asks whether gender discourse can uphold the promise of peace formation by holding peacebuilders accountable to just, democratic, and equal societies.

Keywords:   post-liberal peace formations, women, UNSC Resolution 1325, gender discourse, liberal peace agenda, peacebuilding, gender equality, conflict prevention, conflict resolution, peacekeeping

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