Writing for the Global Observatory,
Jamie Hagen has considered the future of LGBTQ human rights in the context of the Women, Peace
and Security agenda.
Women are working to make inroads as mediators and advocates
in a number of conflicts elsewhere despite the July meeting between US President Donald Trump and
Pakistani leaders excluding women and Trump’s signing of the US Women, Peace and Security Act of 2017.
A book by Patricia Wall, Our women on the ground, delves into the
stories of 19 Arab and Middle Eastern female journalists.
The London School of Economics’ Middle East Centre releases a
short video on the nexus between displacement and the Women,
Peace and Security agenda.
The United Nations–African Union peacekeeping mission in
Sudan’s Darfur region—launches a public awareness campaign on the ‘elimination of sexual
violence in conflict’.
Women leaders in Kenya demand for 50 per cent of all State
and public office jobs following the 50:50