Feminist Foreign Policies are Gaining Popularity, and Increasing the Peace

   •    October 27, 2016

pri-logo-red-1200x600_0This article was originally published by Public Radio International as part of its “Balance of Power” series.

Terrorists defying national borders, authoritarians clinging to power, increasing flows of desperate refugees: The next US president will inherit global challenges the standard foreign policy toolbox is ill-equipped to fix.

The winner in November could respond by doubling down on a transformative approach: a feminist foreign policy.

From Canada to Sweden and beyond, leaders are turning a gendered lens on their global strategies in the hopes of empowering women and advancing peace and prosperity.

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