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Women are catalysts for peace and security

/Maximilian Kasseh, Jr
The Minister of Gender, Julia Duncan Cassell
The Minister of Gender, Julia Duncan Cassell

MONROVIA-The Minister of Gender, Julia Duncan Cassell, has described Liberian Women as catalysts of positive change and lasting security.

Minister Cassell said Liberian women have played multiple roles in bringing about peace that to maintain the peace, there is a need to increase the participation of and security.

She indicated women in the security sector of the country.

Minister Cassell made the statement Tuesday, February 7, 2017 when she delivered a paper on the prospective of women, peace and security, as part of activities marking the sixtieth Anniversary of the Armed Forces Day celebration.

She said:” There is progress made in the implementation of the Liberia National Action Plan to increase women participation in the security sector, and the Gender Ministry is collaborating with the Judiciary and law enforcement agencies to address insecurity against women.”

 


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