WIIS Resources

Welcome to the WIIS Resource Page! Here you will find a list of resources currated by the WIIS team about gender and international security. This list includes both academic and non-academic resources in order to bring a diverse perspective to this subject.

If you would like to submit a source, please email info@wiisglobal.org. We encourgae all sources on gender, international security, and WPS in both English, non-English, Western and non-Western.

Books and Papers

Gender 101
Gender and International Relations
Women, Peace and Security
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Policy Documents

Women, Peace and Security -- UN
Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)
National Action Plans
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Gender 101
Gender and International Relations
Women, Peace and Security
WPS Handbook

Newspaper Articles

Gender and International Relations
Women, Peace and Security
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Films & Documentaries

Gender 101
Gender and International Relations


Gender and International Relations
Women, Peace and Security

Social Media

Women in International Security Global
UN Women
NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security
NGO Committee on the Status of Women
New York Times Gender
Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security
Women for Women International
London School of Economics Centre for Women, Peace and Security
Women’s Action for New Directions
@womensaction (Women’s Action for New Directions)
Women of Color Advancing Peace & Security
Women without Borders
Centre for Feminist Foreign Policy
Women in Foreign Policy
Human Rights Watch
Women Moving Millions
International Women’s Media Foundation
4Girls GLocal Leadership
Alliance for Peacebuilding
American Red Cross
Amnesty International
Asia Foundation
U.S. Baha’i Office of Public Affairs
Equality Now
Fuller Project
Futures Without Violence
George Washington Gender Equality Initiative in International Affairs 
Inclusive Security
Institute for State Effectiveness
International Center for Research on Women
International Civil Society Action Network
International Foundation for Electoral Systems
International Republican Institute
International Research and Exchanges Board
Mina’s List
National Democratic Institute
Our Secure Future: Women Make the Difference
Peace X Peace
Protect the People
Strategy for Humanity
The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy
United Nations Association of the United States of America
US National Committee of UN Women
Vital Voices
WomanStats Project
Women Enabled International
Women for Afghan Women
Women’s Refugee Commission