She Stands For Peace: 20 Years, 20 Journeys (ENGLISH)

The book "She Stands for Peace: 20 Years, 20 Journeys" captures the stories of outstanding African women who have worked tirelessly towards the implementation of the Women, Peace and Security agenda on the continent. The book was jointly produced by the United Nations Office to the African Union (UNOAU) and the African Union Commission (AUC), made possible by the generous support of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.


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