Post-Conflict Programmes for Women: Lessons from the Kosovo Women's Initiative


Kalungu-Banda, Agnes. 2004. “Post-Conflict Programmes for Women: Lessons from the Kosovo Women's Initiative.” Gender & Development 12 (3): 31-40.

Author: Agnes Kalungu-Banda


This paper considers the relationship between the concept of participation in development and the concept of sustainable development in the aftermath of a war. For sustainable development to take place after a period of armed conflict, the intended beneficiaries of a reconstruction programme must be supported to take charge of the process, and hence own the results. 

Topics: Armed Conflict, Development, Gender, Women, Post-Conflict, Post-Conflict Reconstruction Regions: Europe, Balkans, Eastern Europe Countries: Kosovo

Year: 2004

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