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The scourge of 'gender politics' in Australian leadership

Earlier this week, former foreign affairs minister, Julie Bishop, aired her frustrations over what

27 August, 2019
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Connecting the dots: climate change, WPS and youth

Impacts of climate change have been recognised (through empirical and scientific evidence) as a threat multiplier in international peace and security.

4 April, 2019
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The diversity of Nepal's women's movement must be recognized

Homogenization of Nepali women does not account for multiple and forms of discrimination.

26 March, 2019
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This is not us – and yet it is us: why gendered analysis of terrorism is sorely needed

Known as one the safest and most isolated countries in the world, New Zealand has experienced its darkest day, a terrorist attack perpetrated by a lone gunman against Muslim citizens in Christchurch in two mosques during

22 March, 2019
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Female foreign fighters and the need for a gendered approach to countering violent extremism

Who would have thought that the most significant force promoting transformation in gender roles would be terrorism?

8 March, 2019
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Towards Women, Peace and Security in 2020 and Beyond

International Women’s Day 2019 provides the opportunity to reflect on and engage in what has been achieved in the Women, Peace and Security agenda.

8 March, 2019

There is Hope - Women's Participation in the 2018 Fiji Elections

Fijians across the globe voted in national elections last month and witnessed a new parliament on 26th November.

7 December, 2018
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In War and Peace: Economic gender-based violence and its persistence

Economic gender-based violence (GBV) is defined as “any act or behaviour that causes economic harm to an individual”, such as controlling an individual’s access to work, food and money, squeezing or denuding them of

3 December, 2018

Making the World Work?

As Monash GPS doctoral candidates, we attended the AIIA’s National Conference between the 14-15 October in Canberra.

19 October, 2018