Tag Archive: Women Peace and Security Agenda

TJI-PSRP Summer School: Gender, Conflict, Terrorism, and Countering-Violent Extremism, Belfast 2017

Transitional Justice Institute will run its 10th annual Summer School with the theme of Gender, Conflict, Terrorism and Countering-Violent Extremism, at Ulster University, Belfast.

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On Selectivity, Virtual Reality and the Art of Non-debate: The United Nations Security Council Annual Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security

This post by Dr Catherine O’Rourke,  from the Transitional Justice Institute (TJI) University of Ulster, critically reflects on the recent United Nations Security Council Annual Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security. One of the key criticisms of the inaugural UN Security Council Resolution on Women, Peace and Security, UNSCR 1325 (2000), was the absence of accompanying […]

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PSRP Researcher Presenting: Peace Agreements, Power-Sharing, and Political Transitions: Women’s Roles in Colombia, Syria, Yemen and Beyond

Professor Christine Bell, will speak on the role of women’s participation in peace processes as part of a UN Women and International Peace Institute policy forum.

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PSRP Researchers Speaking: Advanced Research Workshop on National Action Plans on Women, Peace and Security

Dr Catherine O’Rourke and Aisling Swaine will participate in the ‘Advanced Research Workshop on National Action Plans on Women, Peace and Security’ at University College Dublin

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Enhancing Accountability for Women, Peace and Security

Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security, The Global Gender Program of GW’s Elliott School of International Affairs, The Transitional Justice Institute at Ulster University, and UN Women are hosting a roundtable on “Enhancing Accountability for Women, Peace and Security: Maximizing Synergies between CEDAW and the WPS Resolutions”

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Women, Peace and Security at International Studies Association 2016

PSRP researchers Zoe Marks and Claire Duncanson will both present their research on gendered issues of inclusion in political settlements, and women’s military experiences in conflict at the 2016 International Studies Association conference in Atlanta.

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International Affairs: Reintroducing Women, Peace and Security

This event launches a special issue of International Affairs, analysing 15 years of the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda.

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The “War on Terror” and Extremism: What is the Relevance of the Women, Peace and Security Agenda?

Professor Fionnuala Ní Aoláin will speak at NYU Law School, alongside Nahla Valji and Nikki Reisch on the relevance of the Woman, Peace and Security agenda to the ‘War on Terror’ and extremism.

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Women and Foreign Policy: Is Everything We Know About Wartime Rape Wrong?

Professor Fionnuala Ní Aoláin is speaking about sexual violent in conflict at a U.S. Department of State event, as part of the ‘Women and Foreign Policy’ series.

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Does the good end justify all means? Critical remarks on the Global Study on the Implementation of UNSCR 1325

Fifteen years after the decision on the UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security (WPS), a Global Study was launched this September to reflect upon its impact and to discuss ways of further improving and developing the WPS agenda. Although the Global Study was unanimously welcomed in the circles of advocates and activists […]

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