Blogs

Back to Basics: The Micro Hack

October 06, 2017
In the first of three new installments in our Back to Basics series, we will cover seven simple WPS micro hacks that will change the way you do your work.
Oceans Beyond Piracy twitter engages maritime women

Guest Expert Michaela Monahan: Where are the women? How to find women experts in security

August 18, 2017
This series brings attention to the expertise of women in a broad range of related fields, and provides tips and strategies for how to incorporate WPS into your current work. Think women are not interested in piracy? Think again.
Women Peace App

Women, Peace and Security: There’s An App For That

June 12, 2017
For anyone who has ever wanted to feel more connected to WPS, the (free!) Women, Peace and Security app from PeaceWomen is a fantastic resource. It offers something for everyone, at every level of personal and professional involvement with the movement.
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Including a Gender Perspective in US-Africa Relations Makes Cents

May 23, 2017
On Thursday, May 18, 2017, the House Foreign Affairs Committee (HFAC) held a hearing entitled “US Interests in Africa.” The hearing was convened by Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA), who described the event as a way for “members to discuss policies that have been successful and what more can be

Mitigating Modern Threats, Part II: A Gender Perspective on Social Media as a Weapon

May 08, 2017
The following is the second part of a two-part series on the emerging security risk of ignoring women as active participants in social media and hybrid warfare. Part I is available to read here.

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