Development cooperation

Supporting Syrian Women for Peace


The project implemented by UN Women supports the peace building of Syrian women. This is the third phase of the same project that is based on advancing the political process in Syria in accordance with UN Security Council Resolution 2254. The goals of the project are that 1) Syrian women’s civil society organizations have increased resources and abilities to influence, 2) Syrian women leaders have access to the political process and discussions on the future of Syria, 3) high-quality knowledge products on gender equality, women’s rights, political participation, and socio-economic issues in Syria are produced, and 4) international stakeholders improve coordination on advancing gender quality and women’s rights in Syria. The project will benefit Syrian women leaders and activists, Syrian women's organizations and Syrian women in general. The budget of the project is 2,1 million euros for 2022-2025.

Funding decision

2 100 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance
  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Civilian peace-building, conflict prevention and resolution 40%
  • Women’s equality organisations and institutions 30%
  • Democratic participation and civil society 30%

Special target group

  • people with disability

Funding channel

YK:n tasa-arvojärjestö



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