Draft Platform for Action
E. Advance peace, promote conflict resolution and reduce the impact of armed or other conflict on women
[New strategic objective E.6. Provide assistance to the women of the colonies

Actions to be taken

151. By Governments, intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations:

(a) [Support and promote the recognition and implementation of the universal right of all peoples to self-determination and ensure that, by virtue of that right, they freely determine their political status and freely pursue their economic, social and cultural development, taking into account the interests of women of the colonies and providing special programmes in leadership and in training for decision-making;]

(b) [Raise public awareness through the mass media, education at all levels and special programmes to create a better understanding of the situation of women of the colonies].]