Civil Society as an Ally in Countering Violent Extremism

September 30, 2017
One of the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) UN Security Council Resolutions that specifically focuses on countering violent extremism is Resolution 2242.

Saying Their Peace: Sahana Dharmapuri

September 26, 2017
Sahana Dharmapuri, above, at our first annual Designing Our Secure Future event in Ottawa, Canada.
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Notes From the Field - Academic Experts Weigh In

September 22, 2017

International Day of Peace 2017

September 19, 2017
In the photo above, a female UN Police officer jokes around with a colleague at the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID)’s celebration for the 2010 International Day of Peace in El Fasher, Sudan.

Using a Gender Perspective to Move from Water Scarcity to Water Security

September 16, 2017
The recent much-more-than-inclement weather has brought discussions on climate change and environmental protections to the forefront.