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Operationalizing a Feminist Foreign Policy

Author(s): Stephenie Foster, Susan Markham, Sahana Dharmapuri Date: September 17, 2019
Publication Type: Policy Brief
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Overview

Produced in partnership with Smash Strategies and based on interviews with experts working in this space, this policy brief grounds the concept of a feminist foreign policy within the US context, outlines connections to other national and international policy frameworks, and provides recommendations to operationalize such a policy in the US. The report ultimately concludes that a transformational feminist foreign policy should contain the components necessary to promote gender equality and enable effective conflict prevention through women’s full and meaningful participation.