A Case for Gender Mainstreaming in Peacekeeping Missions

May 29, 2018
The evidence shows that the presence of women in peacekeeping operations has a positive effect on its missions. However, despite the United Nations request to its members that it increase contributions from females in every mission, the numbers of those sent to the field remain low.

Honoring Women Peacekeepers

May 22, 2018
Serin Cherian, a female Nurse Officer with the Indian contingent of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL), poses outside of UNIFIL’s Headquarters Hospital in Naqoura, South Lebanon.
women peace keepers

Honoring Women Peacekeepers

May 16, 2018
A female United Nations peacekeeper speaks with refugee women at Farchana Camp in Chad.

Honoring Women Peacekeepers

May 09, 2018
Malaysian women peacekeepers receive honors at a medal ceremony in Kawkaba for the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon.

Security Roundtable: Interview with Major General Patrick Cammaert, Former United Nations Force Commander for the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo

May 05, 2018