The international Gender Responsive Policing Conference focuses on developing peaceful societies by improving the response of the criminal justice system to gender based crimes. The conference aims to promote gender sensitive policing practices, initiate democratic and inclusive participation of women in mainstream policing. The conference emphasizes to ensure gender integration at policy, institutional and service delivery level.
The conference encourages linkages with other service providers to enhance delivery of gender just services for women in distress. It also promotes proactive media-police relationship towards building public trust to create softer image of police and also to encourage women to seek police services. States are encouraged to ensure readily access to justice for women, which is essential for creating safer and peaceful societies.