Press Releases

August 15, 2019

Second Female General of the Ghana Armed Forces

August 2019, month of Celebrations for the females of the Ghana Armed Forces When Brigadier General Felicia Twum-Barima commissioned as an Officer in the Ghana Armed […]
July 31, 2019

Inspiring African Women Leadership In Peace And Security

Course Date/Duration: 18 – 29 November 2019 Course Capacity: 15 participants Target Group: Middle level women in Peace and Security Course Language: English only Course Fee: […]
May 29, 2019

KAIPTC’s Women, Peace and Security Institute to participate in Consultative Meeting to “Silence The Guns in Africa.”

The Women, Peace and Security Institute (WPSI) of the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) will participate in a consultative meeting on: “Enhancing the Role […]
June 11, 2018

WPSI participates in Validation Workshop for the Continental Results Framework (CRF) on Women, Peace and Security agenda in Africa

The African Union Peace and Security Council, at its 476th meeting in December 2014, urged the African Union, through the Office of the Special Envoy on […]
June 11, 2018

KAIPTC’s WPSI participates in the Second African Women Leaders Network Forum in Addis Ababa

The Women, Peace and Security Institute of the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has participated in the Second African Women Leaders Network Forum held […]
March 9, 2018

KAIPTC’s Women Peace and Security Institute (WPSI) marks International Women’s Day 2018 with a call for deeper continental consciousness on barriers that impede Women’s progress

Accra, March 8th, 2018:   International Women’s Day is a celebration of the economic, political, social and cultural achievements of women across the globe and a call-to-action […]
December 6, 2017

KAIPTC’S Women, Peace and Security Institute holds Workshop on Gender in Peace and Security Operations

Accra, 22 November, 2017: The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) in collaboration with the New Zealand Defence Force on November 22, 2017 organized a […]
December 6, 2017

KAIPTC’S Women, Peace and Security Institute holds Two-Day Key Leaders Intensive Course on Women Peace and Security

Accra, 30-31 October, 2017: Building on decades of civil society advocacy for women’s human rights, in 2000, the United Nations Security Council issued UNSCR 1325, the […]
December 6, 2017

KAIPTC’S Women, Peace and Security Institute Undertakes Activities in Liberia towards credible Elections

Liberia, Sept 22- Oct 13 2017: Liberia has made impressive efforts at consolidating its burgeoning democracy by organizing two peaceful elections after a decade of armed […]