• About Mavic Cabrera-Balleza

    Mavic Cabrera-Balleza is the international coordinator for the Global Network of Women Peacebuilders. She leads the group's programs that carry out Security Council Resolutions 1325 and 1820, which ensure women's role in peace and security in conflict situations. Most recently, Cabrera-Balleza, a Filipino, was in Sierra Leone, working on such a project. Her previous job was coordinator of the International Women's Tribune Center's human rights, peace-building and human security program. She has a master's degree in communication research with a focus on women's studies.

    Putting Women, Peace and Security Matters Into Local Hands

    by  • November 26, 2013 • WORLDVIEWS • 

    A Filipino girl in a Pinoy parade.

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyDespite the unprecedented developments in international law addressing women, peace and security issues, progress has been remarkably slow and...

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    Congolese Women Grow More Demanding of Local Governments

    by  • June 7, 2013 • Gender-Based Violence, WORLDVIEWS • 1 Comment

    Collecting firewood at the Kanyaruchinya IDP camp, Congo

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyA global women’s organization with wide experience in peace-building recently brought together scores of prominent women from six African nations...

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    A Sierra Leonean Named to Sexual Violence in Conflict Post

    by  • July 30, 2012 • GOINGS-ON, Women's Issues • 11 Comments

    Zainab Hawa Bangura of Sierra Leone

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyZainab Hawa Bangura, the minister of health and sanitation in Sierra Leone, a country that not long ago rose...

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