This Spotlight addresses the questions:
When negotiated transitions have failed to move forward, how have attempts to reconfigure them been used to include provisions relating to participation of women in the transitional governance arrangements, in particular the executive and legislative political institutions established to run the country during the transition?
The PA-X Spotlight Series addresses questions regarding comparative peace processes, asked by those seeking to influence peace and transition processes to be more inclusive. Each Spotlight provides brief comparative material regarding a key issue, sometimes with reference to the specific context from which the question originated, and sometimes framed more generally. This Gender Series deals with questions posed by a range of actors in the MENA region, with reference to women’s meaningful participation as well as gender-sensitive and responsive approaches.