Following the adoption in 2000 of Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security, the United Nations Department of Peacekeeping Operations of the United Nations Secretariat began mainstreaming gender perspectives into all of their peacekeeping operations. Within DPKO, the United Nations Mine Action Service maintains its own guidelines to help U.N. personnel mainstream gender considerations into all mine-action programs.
"DPKO Practices in Gender Mainstreaming,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 12
, Article 34.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol12/iss2/34