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Women, Climate, & Conflict: Gendered Voices in Climate Diplomacy and Policymaking

November 17, 2021
As a guest blog, the views expressed in this publication do not necessarily reflect the views of Our Secure Future or One Earth Future.  We must explore the nexus of gender, climate and security if we hope to build resilient, thriving communities in the future. In installations one and two of this series, we looked at the interplay between conflict and climate, noting that climate change is... Read more
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OSF and GRREN Celebrate November as National Native American Heritage Month

November 10, 2021
Our Secure Future and the Gender, Race, Religion, Ethnicity, and Nationality committee (GRREN) at One Earth Future celebrate November as National Native American Heritage Month. Native American Heritage Month was established in an effort to honor the historical record and impact of native peoples in America, their contribution to American society, and their unique sovereign political status... Read more
climate change; women; gender; women peace and security; wps; global warming; sgbv

Women, Climate, & Conflict: Bellwethers of Emerging Climate-Conflict Vulnerabilities

October 19, 2021
As a guest blog, the views expressed in this publication do not necessarily reflect the views of Our Secure Future or One Earth Future.  As we saw in the previous article, women who live at the nexus of both climate and conflict can be uniquely vulnerable to the dual threats. While the U.S. security sector has increased its knowledge of and plans to address the intersection of climate and... Read more
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Women, Climate, & Conflict: Global Warming as a Complex Threat Multiplier

September 22, 2021
As a guest blog, the views expressed in this publication do not necessarily reflect the views of Our Secure Future or One Earth Future.  Previously, we talked about how climate change impacts all genders, but not equally. When conflict and climate combine, the intersectional nature of their impacts is even more profound. This is the second article in the women-climate-conflict nexus series... Read more

Gender Equality: A Movement Without Borders

September 14, 2021
Too frequently, we see women in far away countries as separate from ourselves instead of recognizing, correctly, that their fight is our fight. While the United States celebrates the end of a 20-year war, Afghan women have been abandoned by the international community, and left behind to cope with a regime that views their very existence as a threat.  What Afghan women are currently... Read more

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