Peace and Security

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Yemeni Women Demand Seat at the Table

January 15, 2019
My hope is that we will be living in peace five years from now. - Yemeni Woman Peacebuilder Yemeni women have been at the forefront of peacebuilding in Yemen. The country has been undergoing violent conflict since 2011 and women are demanding to be included in formal peace negotiations. To learn more about the recommendations that Yemeni women peacebuilders have for parties to the conflict in... Read more
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Look Back at 2018: The Year in Women, Peace and Security

December 31, 2018
Download PDF: Look Back at 2018: The Year in Women, Peace and Security Photo credits: EU Flag, Cred: Wikimedia Commons; Sahle Work-Zewde, Cred: IPTC; Ihlan Omar, Cred: Wikimedia Commons; Security Council, Cred: UN Photo/Cia Pak; Switzerland Flag Map, Cred: Wikimedia Commons; Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau; Cred: Wikimedia Commons; EAPC Countries, Cred: Wikimedia Commons... Read more
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NATO: We Need Women’s Voices in Peace and Security

December 18, 2018
“If peace is to be sustainable, then it must include the voices of women.”- Office of the Special Representative for Women, Peace and Security at NATO In this video, the Office of the Special Representative for Women, Peace and Security of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) explains the Women, Peace and Security agenda and why the views and voices of women must be incorporated into... Read more
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A Gendered Approach to Radicalization Featuring Sahana Dharmapuri

November 13, 2018
How does using a gender perspective help us in countering violent extremism (CVE)? Featuring OSF Director Sahana Dharmapuri, this short video series produced by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe breaks down the need to incorporate gender into CVE into a 5-part series. Other experts on Women, Peace and Security featured include Alison Davidian of UN Women, Ankica Tomic of... Read more
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Case Study: When it Comes to NAPs, Iraq Leads the Way in MENA

October 22, 2018
This is the fifth installment in a blog series on civil society’s engagement with the Women, Peace and Security agenda. The series shares perspectives from multiple focus areas of One Earth Future. Catch up on your reading for this series with the first four blogs on civil society organizations, the peace process in South Sudan, funding barriers for Women, Peace and Security, and... Read more