Gender Responsive United Nations Peacekeeping Operations

This Policy is designed to guide DPKO and DFS on how to operationalize gender equality and the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) mandates, as guided by the eight Security Council Resolutions. The Policy outlines the vision, principles and strategies necessary to implement DPKO-DFS's gender equality and WPS mandates, with the aim of ensuring a strong institutional culture that promotes accountability and leadership in peacekeeping operations at Headquarters, regional centers and missions.