"WPS and the Climate Crisis – Inextricable Links" at Gendering Peace and Security – African Perspectives on the 20th Anniversary of UNSCR 1325

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Monday, March 9, 2020 (All day)
Location: 
The Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, Sweden
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On April 3rd, Consortium Director Carol Cohn presented "WPS and the Climate Crisis – Inextricable Links" at the Nordic Africa Institute's workshop on Gendering Peace and Security – African Perspectives on the 20th Anniversary of UNSCR 1325

"WPS and the Climate Crisis – Inextricable Links" argues that if the goals of the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda are understood as ensuring women’s human security, ending and preventing wars, and building gender-just, sustainable peace, confronting the climate crisis must be understood as both practically and conceptually integral to the realization of the WPS agenda.

Read a written version of the talk here: "The Women, Peace and Security Agenda and the Climate Crisis: Inextricable Links"

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