N-PEACE AWARD

NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2018 N-PEACE AWARDS ARE OPEN

The N-Peace Awards recognise individuals who work on women, peace and security by profiling, documenting and highlighting their work and achievements. The Awards are intended to further the cause of peace, gender equality, equal participation, and empowerment of women. Currently unique to the Asia-Pacific region, N-Peace operates in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Nepal, with the goal of implementing UNSCR 1325, and enhancing the role of women in conflict resolution and peace-building.

The 3 categories under the 2018 N-Peace Awards are as follows: 

Criteria I.

Sharing Untold Stories – Women transforming their communities (one woman from each focus country):

This category recognizes the efforts of women who have demonstrated skills in conflict resolution, prevention, and peace building in their communities. There will be 7  winners in total for this category.

This category focuses on women working at the grassroots level (i.e. local communities, non-government organizations).

Criteria II.

Campaigning for Action – women and men mobilizing for peace (one woman and one man):

This category recognizes the efforts of men and women whose efforts have resulted in the advancement of the women, peace and security agenda. This category focuses on men and women who work at leadership and at the policy and decision making levels. 

Criteria III:

The Peace Generation – young women and men building peace through volunteerism (one woman and one man)      

This award recognizes the work of a young woman or man (between the ages of 18-25) who has demonstrated volunteerism as a powerful means of promoting social cohesion and reconciliation through engaging people (especially young people).

This award recognizes the work of youth volunteers in policy change, advocacy and mobilization, or community action that has resulted in the advancement of women, peace and security.           

Please read the Guideline for 2018 N-Peace Awards carefully before submitting an application.

Applications will be accepted between March 8th ~ MAY 29th 2018

To apply, please fill out the Application Form for 2018 N-Peace Awards and send together with other required documents as listed in the form to n-peace@undp.org.

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APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2018 N-PEACE SMALL GRANTS ARE NOW CLOSED

The small grants component is rolled out starting from 2018 to support civil society action on the ground in implementing the Application Form for 2018 Awards

  • participation – ensuring women’s equal participation in the decision making process;
  • protection – protecting and promoting the rights of women in conflict affected situations; and,
  • prevention – preventing conflict and all forms of violence against women in conflict and post conflict situations.

The 3 categories of the 2018 N-Peace Small Grant include : 

Category 1: Local/community level initiatives on women peace and security

This category will help to strengthen local/community efforts to implement the women peace and security agenda.

 Category 2: Cross border/regional level initiatives on women, peace, and security

This category will help to strengthen cross border/ regional efforts to implement the women peace and security agenda.

Category 3: Youth led initiatives on women peace and security 

This category will help to strengthen youth led community initiatives that implement the women peace and security agenda. 

Please read the CSO Guidelines for 2018 Awards carefully before submitting an application. 

Applications accepted between March 8th ~ April 22th 2018.

To apply, please fill out the CSO Application Form for 2018 Awards and send together with other required documents as listed in the form to n-peace@undp.org.

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