Norway hosts conference on sexual and gender-based violence in humanitarian crises

Norway will co-host an international conference entitled 'Ending Sexual and Gender-based Violence in Humanitarian Crises' from May 23-24, 2019, in collaboration with Iraq, Somalia, the UAE, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and the International Committee of the Red Cross. Norway's prime minister, Erna Solberg, will open the conference, which aims to mobilize political will and financial resources in the work against sexual and gender-based violence. It also seeks to increase the understanding of how states, local communities, and humanitarian actors can prevent and respond to these challenges. 

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