Peace and Security

women peace keepers

Honoring Women Peacekeepers

May 16, 2018
A female United Nations peacekeeper speaks with refugee women at Farchana Camp in Chad.

Honoring Women Peacekeepers

May 09, 2018
Malaysian women peacekeepers receive honors at a medal ceremony in Kawkaba for the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon.

Security Roundtable: Interview with Major General Patrick Cammaert, Former United Nations Force Commander for the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo

May 05, 2018
The following interview is the fourth in our Security Roundtable series, which has so far featured Women, Peace and Security (WPS) expert, Cynthia Enloe, and group interviews with Male Leaders on Engaging Men in WPS intiatives, and expert women in WPS.  This latest addition to our series will provide insight on engaging women in local peacekeeping efforts from Major General... Read more

Honoring Women Peacekeepers

April 30, 2018
An Indian contingent comprised mostly of women arrives in Monrovia for its tour of duty with the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNIMIL).

Lessons Learned: Why Gender Analysis Is Critical to Stability and Peacekeeping Operations

April 23, 2018
When implemented properly, gender analysis can be the difference between a successful and a failed operation. “Lessons Learned” on Women, Peace and Security from the Stability Operations Lessons Learned & Information Management System (SOLLIMS) is an example of exactly that. The lessons provided are from instances in which successfully implementing the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda... Read more