Global Solutions Exchange

A mechanism for regular high-level civil society-government dialogue on issues related to preventing extremism.

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Innovative Peace Fund

Providing grants to support innovative local solutions that 
promote plurality, peace and countering extremism

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The Women’s Alliance for Security Leadership

Locally rooted and globally connected women-led organizations making a differnce

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Rights Initiative for Solidarity and Engagement

Protecting Rights, Women Human Rights Defenders and Movements

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The Better Peace Tool

Helping to make the word and spirit of the UN Security Council Resolution 1325 agenda a reality.

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Program 1

Presents a pragmatic guidance for the inclusion of women peacebuilders, and offers proactive steps to broaden participation.

Program 1

Preventing extremism by promoting rights, peace and pluralism. Enabling strategic collaboration between women peacebuilders.

A mechanism for regular high-level civil society-government dialogue on issues related to preventing extremism.

Promoting rights, protecting women human rights defenders and supporting local, regional and international movements and civil society

Programs Updates

Global Solutions Exchange Updates

Launch of the GSX Africa Regional Group – Meeting recap

On 22 March 2017, International Civil Society Action Network (ICAN) in collaboration with AWAPSA organized a one-day regional meeting of the Global Solutions Exchange (GSX) working group in Nairobi, Kenya. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss and share country...

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Women’s Alliance for Security Leadership Updates

WASL report from Mindanao amid Marawi crisis

  Reporting by Melinda Holmes This week ICAN’s executive director Sanam Anderlini and program manager Melinda Holmes were in the Philippines meeting with representatives of southeast Asian women-led organizations working for peace and the prevention of violent...

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Hanaa Edwar selected as Human Rights Defender of the Month

ICAN and its partners in the Women’s Alliance for Security Leadership (WASL) congratulate Hanaa Edwar for being selected as the human rights defender of the month by the Arab Network of Human Rights Information (ANHRI), the Gulf Center for Human Rights (GCHR), Maharat...

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Innovative Peace Fund Updates

Better Peace Initiative Updates

RISE Updates

ICAN at the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)

The 61st session of the CSW will take place at the UN Headquarters in New York from March 13-24, 2017. This year’s theme is women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work. ICAN will be cohosting several events, including: a meeting of the Global Solutions...

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ICAN’s Forum Updates

WASL report from Mindanao amid Marawi crisis

  Reporting by Melinda Holmes This week ICAN’s executive director Sanam Anderlini and program manager Melinda Holmes were in the Philippines meeting with representatives of southeast Asian women-led organizations working for peace and the prevention of violent...

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Hanaa Edwar selected as Human Rights Defender of the Month

ICAN and its partners in the Women’s Alliance for Security Leadership (WASL) congratulate Hanaa Edwar for being selected as the human rights defender of the month by the Arab Network of Human Rights Information (ANHRI), the Gulf Center for Human Rights (GCHR), Maharat...

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