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Women, Peace and Security: The Role of Women in Belarus

September 12, 2020
Virtual panel discussing women’s leadership of recent protests against President Lukashenko in Belarus. 
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Canaries in the Coal Mine: Women, Racism, and National Security

July 15, 2020
Recent piece by Our Secure Future Director Sahana Dharmapuri and Advisor Ambassador Steven McGann published by the United Nations Association.
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Gender Equality in Peace & Security: The Role of Male Allies

June 26, 2020
Virtual panel discussion featuring male allies of gender equality focused on strategies for engaging men at all levels of decision-making.
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US Releases WPS Act Implementation Plans

June 11, 2020
Our Secure Future (OSF) welcomes today’s release of the WPS implementation plans by the Department of State, the Department of Defense, the Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Agency for International Development as mandated by the Women, Peace and Security Act.
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SHIFT: Ask a Different Question

June 10, 2020
Partnering with the International Stability Operations Association (ISOA), Our Secure Future presented SHIFT: Ask a Different Question to improve security outcomes.