THE GENDER PERSPECTIVE IN POLICY AND OPERATIONS MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC ROOM D-R200 1430 ST-DENIS STREET ATHANASE-DAVID BUILDING, UQAM NOVEMBER 15, 2018 Since the adoption of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 (UNSCR 1325) on Women, Peace and Security in 2000, states and international security organizations have worked to further increase diversity and to incorporate gender […]

The 16 Days Campaign has been dedicated to advocacy and coordination of work in support of ending gender-based violence at the local, national, and international levels. The dates, November 25 (International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women) […]

A record number of women ran for US office in 2018. What implications does this trend have for future female participation in politics, both here in the United States and around the globe? Women in International Security and the Embassy of Liechtenstein gathered on the morning of Wednesday, November 28th for a roundtable discussion on […]

Diverse Boots on the Ground: EU and NATO Effectiveness Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 3:30pm – 5:00pm 6th Floor Auditorium Phone: 202.691.4000 The Wilson Center’s Women in Public Service Project (WPSP), German Marshall Fund (GMF) and Women in International Security (WIIS) are pleased to discuss the GMF paper, Raising EU and NATO Effectiveness: The Impact of Diverse […]

WIIS Brussels was delighted to welcome Dr. Benedetta Berti for a conversation on 5 December 2018 at 18.00. Dr. Benedetta Berti is Head of the Policy Planning Unit in the Office of the Secretary General at NATO HQ. An Eisenhower Global Fellow and a TED Senior Fellow, Benedetta has held research and teaching positions at […]

Thu, Dec 6, 2018, 8:30 AM – Fri, Dec 7, 2018, 11:30 AM EST U.S. Institute of Peace 2301 Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC The forum included a day-long, invitational workshop on Thursday, December 6th and a morning public event on Friday, December 7th. The day-long workshop brought together international and national civil society, scholars, […]

 As part of the annual AEGES “To Win the War or Win the Peace” Conference in Lille, France, WIIS France is hosting a panel, “Women, Actresses of Peace?” The Conference is hosted by  the Association for Studies on War and Strategy. Read the full program for the two day event here.    

Friday, February 1st 7-9 pm The Wing 115 Sansome St, 2nd Fl. San Francisco, CA WIIS West invites you to a conversation with  Dr. Genevieve Lester, De Serio Chair of Strategic and Theater Intelligence at the US Army War College on February 1st, 2019. This will be a free form conversation moderated by WIIS West […]

Women make up 24% of seats of the 116th Congress, cementing the legislature as the most gender-inclusive in US history. As these representatives begin their work on Capitol Hill, Women In International Security (WIIS) and the Embassy of Liechtenstein held an ongoing discussion on female political participation and the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Agenda. […]