AMISOM Commends Female Peacekeepers in Somalia
December 14, 2016: The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) commended its female peacekeepers for their critical role in the restoration of peace and stability in Somalia after decades of war. The recognition was made during the female peacekeepers conference, held in Somali capital, Mogadishu, and attended by officers from all components of AMISOM including the military, police and civilian. See full story: AMISOM Commends Role Played by Female Peacekeepers in Stabilizing Somalia (Reliefweb)
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West Point's Woman Problem
December 8, 2019: Why aren’t there more women at West Point? All military occupations and units are now open to women, yet women made up less than 20 percent of the 2018 West Point graduating class. And that was the highest percentage ever.