Building a New Iraq: Women’s Role in Reconstruction

Posted by Annemarie Brennan, cosponsored with the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars on November 1, 2003

The Wilson Center and Inclusive Security, along with the World Bank and the American Bar Association, hosted 20 women in Washington, DC for the conference “Building a New Iraq: Women’s Role in Reconstruction.” The results of their visit, summarized in this report, include a series of findings and conclusions to ensure that women play a […]

Winning the Peace Conference Report: Women’s Role in Post-Conflict Iraq

Posted by Annemarie Brennan on April 1, 2003

The crucial role women can—and should—play in Iraqi reconstruction was the focus of a forum on April 21 and 22, 2003 in Washington, DC. Discussion focused on the inclusion of women in four vital sectors of Iraqi administration: democracy and governance, economic activity, constitutional law and legislation, and civil society. The report presents key findings […]