International WILPF on the Middle East

Citation:

Cook, Tura Campanella. 2005. “International WILPF on the Middle East.” Peace & Freedom 65 (2): 10.

Author: Tura Campanella Cook

Abstract:

The article focuses on the Middle East (M.E.) Sections of Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) in Palestine and Israel. It states that consultations were made to M.E. at every WILPF International Congress for advice on policies that affect them. It notes that the M.E. committee pressed for the implementation of United Nations (UN) Resolutions 242, 338, and those related to regional peace. Moreover, it cites that the U.S. WILPF program contains major facets of U.S. hegemony.

Topics: Civil Society, Gender, Women, International Organizations, Peacebuilding, Political Participation Regions: Africa, MENA, Asia, Middle East Countries: Israel, Palestine / Occupied Palestinian Territories

Year: 2005

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