Julie L. Arostegui, J.D. WIIS Member Profile
Julie Arostegui, J.D. is Policy Director at Women’s Action for New Directions (WAND) where she works to empower women to become political leaders on issues of conflict prevention, peacebuilding, and national security. Recently Julie published a toolkit with Women In International Security (Women, Peace and Security: Practical Guidance on Using Law to Empower Women in Post-Conflict Systems). WIIS’s Program Assistant Alex Paul spoke to Julie about the importance of this work, what the toolkit offers, and women’s participation in the peace and security agenda.