Guidance for mediators: Addressing conflict-related sexual violence in ceasefire and peace agreements

2012UN Department of Political Affairs

This guidance offers advice to aid the mediator and his/her team in addressing a frequently used method and tactic of warfare: conflict-related sexual violence. It provides strategies for including this security and peace building concern within ceasefire and security arrangements and in framing provisions for post-conflict justice and reparations.

Key wordsgender based violence