Lack of Women in Peace-Building Processes
January 15, 2017: Seventeen years after the United Nations passed Resolution 1325, calling for an increased role for women in peace and security processes, change has been slow in coming. In 2016, women made up only 3,724 out of the 91,651 military experts and troops in all peacekeeping missions and women made up only 1,222 of the 12,628 individual police and formed police units. Read the complete article: Women, Peace-Building, and Security Interventions (The Guardian, guardian.ng)
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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.