A Whirlwind Week With 12 Women Peacebuilders from Pakistan

Posted by on May 2, 2012

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12 Influential Pakistani Women Leaders You Should Know

Posted by on April 24, 2012
12 Influential Pakistani Women Leaders You Should Know

This article was originally published by Huffington Post. As the weather warms and tourists descend on the nation’s capital, 12 Pakistani women will be among the thousands of visitors in DC this week. But they aren’t here to see the cherry blossoms or tour the White House. They’re here to meet with US policymakers to […]

10 Myths that Prevent Women’s Participation in Peace and Security

Posted by on April 17, 2012

Myth #1: There isn’t evidence that including women makes a difference. Quite the opposite. Research shows that inclusive processes are more credible to the public and have a higher success rate. There is also empirical evidence of women‘s contributions to improving peace negotiations, sustaining ceasefires, disarming and reintegrating fighters, and improving governance and justice. The […]

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