GPPAC 젠더담당 대표, 샤론 바관 롤즈 NGO여성지위위원회 주최 뛰어난 여성상 수상



2014년 2월 11일 NGO 여성지위위원회는 샤론 바관 롤즈를 2013 NGO 여성지위위원회 뛰어난 여성상 수상자로 선정하였다.



샤론 바관 롤즈는 피지여성으로 여성의 활동 및 젊은 여성들의 관점과 현실을 다양한 매체에 알리는 활동을 해왔다. 이러한 활동을 통해 공동체 미디어 생산을 가능하게 하고 확대하는데 중요한 역할을 하였다. 이러한 공로를 인정하여 2014년 수상자로 결정되었다. 그녀는 여성·평화·안보에 대한 태평양지역행동의제(Pacific Regaional Action Agender on Women, Peace and Security)를 만드는 데 중요한 역할을 했으며, 무장갈등예방을 위한 국제네트워크(Global Partnership for Prevention of Armed Conflict: GPPAC)의 젠더 담당 대표(the gender liaison)로서 활동하고 있다.



평화를만드는여성회는 무장갈등예방을 위한 국제네트워크 동북아(GPPAC Northeast Asia) 에 소속되어 있으며, 정경란 국제협력위원장은 GPPAC 동북아 젠더 포컬포인트로 활동하고 있다.



아래는 NGO 여성지위원회 홈페이지에 실린 관련 내용이다.




2014 Recipient




Sharon Bhagwan Rolls, Fiji Islander, recognized for her dedication to enable and empower community media production in print, digital story-telling, online/social media and television to increase visibility of women and young women’s viewpoints and realities.



February 11, 2014 – New York, NY – The NGO Committee on the Status of Women, NY (NGO CSW/NY), one of three women’s committees of CoNGO that advocates for women’s rights and gender equality, is proud to announce the 2014 NGO CSW Forum Woman of Distinction awardee, Sharon Bhagwan Rolls from the Fiji Islands. Bhagwan Rolls is founder and coordinator, femLINKPACIFIC, a community media initiative that gives voice to the voiceless to empower women and ensure peace and security.



Bhagwan Rolls will be the keynote speaker at the NGO/CSW/NY Consultation Day (9 March at the Great Hall of the Cooper Union (7 East 7th Street, NY, NY) along with Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, UN Under-Secretary General and Executive Director of UN Women. Registration for Consultation Day is still open. The formal presentation of the NGO/CSW/NY Woman of Distinction award will take place at the annual NGO Reception, to be held 11 March at the Armenian Convention Center Ballroom (630 Second Ave. NY, NY) 6 – 8 pm. (Register here).



Bhagwan Rolls’ commitment to peace and security, using information and communication technology (ICT) as tools for empowering women is deeply rooted. With her help, women have been able to monitor and respond to peace, human security and development trends. She founded Fiji and the Pacific’s first women-led community radio network FemTALK 89.2FM and assisted in the development and launch of the first women-led community radio station in Tonga, the Polynesian Sovereign State. (98FM). In April 2000, as the Secretary of the National Council of Women Fiji she coordinated the Blue Ribbon Peace Vigil and the Women’s Action for Democracy and Peace (WAD’aP) when her country, Fiji faced its second political coup. Using suitcase radio technology the community media network is contributing to enhancing the cause of the women’s movement in Fiji and Tonga and providing a practical model to demonstrate the potential of women as radio producers and operators.



She is the gender liaison and a member of the board of the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict as well as a board member of the Global Fund for Women. She is the sole Pacific representative of UN Women’s Global Civil Society Advisory Group.



About the NGO Committee on the Status of Women, NY


The NGO Committee on the Status of Women, NY (NGO/CSW/NY) is one of three women’s committees of the Conference of NGOs in Consultative Relationship with the UN (CoNGO). Under CoNGO’s umbrella, the NGO/CSW committees helped plan the NGO Forums at the UN World conferences in Mexico, Copenhagen, Nairobi and Beijing. The NGO/CSW/NY is a volunteer-based, non-profit NGO funded largely by individual contributions.








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73 2016 여성지위위원회 회의(CSW)를 다녀왔습니다 file 평화여성회 2016.04.25 292
72 [국제세미나 자료집] 누가 전쟁으로 돈을 버는가? 전쟁산업에 맞서기 위한 저항의 방법들 평화여성회 2016.02.03 365
71 Launch of the Ulaanbaatar Process for dialogue and Peace in Northeast Asia 평화여성회 2015.07.23 640
70 울란바토르 프로세스 간담회 자료집 file 평화여성회 2015.07.23 691
69 GPPAC Northeast Asia Statement on the Occasion of the Global Day of Action on Military Spending 평화여성회 2015.04.21 962
68 Final Document of GPPAC NEA International Conference: “Dimensions to create a Nuclear-Weapon Free Northeast Asia” file 평화여성회 2014.12.04 4462
67 「国連安保理決議第1325号履行のための大韓民国『国家行動計画』」採択に対する<1325号ネットワーク>声明書 file 평화여성회 2014.06.27 3057
66 1325 Network Statement on ROK National Action Plan on UNSCR 1325 file 평화여성회 2014.06.27 4288
65 The National Action Plan of the ROK for the Implementation of UNSCR 1325 file 평화여성회 2014.06.25 1966
64 <국제워크숍: 한반도 화해협력과 동북아 무장갈등 예방> 자료집 file 평화여성회 2014.06.18 1651
63 GPPAC 국제사무총장 6.15 14주년 기념대회 연대사 file 평화여성회 2014.06.18 1955
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60 The Taipei Declaration on Oceanic Peace 평화여성회 2013.09.02 9121
59 East Asia Declaration in Support of Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution 평화여성회 2013.09.02 10516
58 GPPAC, 유엔 여성 사무총장 Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka 취임 축하 편지 file 평화여성회 2013.08.14 6082
57 Report on May 24 celebration in South Korea (UNSCR 1325 and Korean Women) [173] file 평화여성회 2013.07.12 11413