Anne-Marie Goetz

Anne-Marie Goetz is Chief Advisor on Governance, Peace and Security for the United Nations Development Fund for Women.

At the end of September 2009, two sharply contrasting events coincided: the United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton introduced resolution 1888 at the United Nations Security Council on 30 September which, like resolution 1820 passed the previous year, condemns conflict-related sexual violence and aims to equip the UN with measures to prevent it and to address impunity.