Women’s Roles in Peace Processes

Explore the data and read in-depth profiles of major peace processes from 1990 to present.

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Women and Foreign Policy Program

The Women and Foreign Policy program analyzes how elevating the status of women and girls advances U.S. foreign policy objectives. The program informs policymakers, opinion leaders, and the general public about issues related to gender equality and U.S. foreign policy through scholarship, roundtable discussions, briefings, and the Women Around the World blog.

How Women’s Participation in Conflict Prevention
How Women’s Participation in Conflict Prevention and Resolution Advances U.S. Interests
Despite growing international recognition of women’s role in security, their representation in peace and security processes has lagged.
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Countering Sexual Violence in Conflict
Sexual violence in conflict is not simply a gross violation of human rights—it is also a security challenge.
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Women Around the World
Women Around the World
The Women Around the World blog examines the relationship between the advancement of women and U.S. foreign policy interests, including prosperity and stability.
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