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Gender Parity for a More Peaceful World

January 10, 2018
January 11th is International Parity at Work Day.  This event is particularly significant in 2018 in light of renewed global attention to workspace equality after Iceland became
Strong Women 2018

2018 Resolutions for Women, Peace and Security

January 02, 2018
On January 1st, we published our New Year’s Resolutions in Women, Peace and Security.  Not everyone has the same Olympic-level goals, but there are many resolutions you can also make to further the WPS agenda this year, both large and small.  Here are some suggestions:

Human Solidarity Day

December 18, 2017
Photos clockwise from top left: Women in Uruguay participate in 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence; UN Women/Sahand Minae; Girls at 16 Days of Activism in Bangladesh; UN Women/Saikat MajumdarYoo Soon-taek, the wife of Secretary-Gen

Women, Peace and Security: There's an Act for That! (Part III)

December 15, 2017
In October 2017, the US Congress and the President officially passed the Women, Peace, and Security Act. The law is a major milestone in recognizing the link between gender equality and the security of states.

Women, Peace and Security: There's an Act for That! (Part II)

December 11, 2017
In October 2017, the US Congress, and the President, officially passed the Women, Peace, and Security Act. The law is a major milestone in recognizing the link between gender equality and the security of states.

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