Peace and Security

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Women Are Key to International Peace

September 19, 2018
There is a growing body of evidence that tells us women are the key to global, sustainable peace and security through the Women, Peace and Security agenda.
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Women Peacekeepers Around the World

September 12, 2018
How do women fit into the history of United Nations peacekeepers? From the first female battalion in Liberia to the Mongolian women who served as peacekeepers in South Sudan, women continue to make history across the globe.
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On International Day Against Nuclear Tests, International Community Has Far to Go

August 29, 2018
More than two decades ago, the international community resolved to make August 29thInternational Day Against Nuclear Tests.
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Barriers to the Full Implementation of Women, Peace and Security Caused by Lack of Funding

August 24, 2018
This is the third installment in a blog series on civil society engagement with the Women, Peace and Security agenda. The series shares perspectives from multiple focus areas of One Earth Future.
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Women Peacekeepers

August 14, 2018
Lisa M. Buttenheim, the head of the UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus speaks to the importance and effectiveness of engaging women in peacekeeping efforts.