Hack It! A Gender Perspective on Maritime Security

Aerial view of a Kenyan Navy launch just off the coast of the Somali port city of Kismayo. UN Photo/Stuart Price

If you read our latest blog on micro hacks, you will be well aware of our strategy for making a habit of incorporating a gender perspective into your day-to-day work.

Here’s an opportunity to try it for yourself: read this policy brief on “Reviving the AU’s maritime strategy,” by Timothy Walker from the Institute for Security Studies (ISS). Then, use our three latest micro-hacks to incorporate a gender perspective into your analysis of the information. How does it change your perception of the issue at hand?