Policy and Tools

BACK TO BASICS: THE MICRO HACK (PART II)

October 12, 2017
In the second of three new installments in our Back to Basics series, we will cover seven simple WPS micro hacks that will change the way you do your work. Last week we introduced the concept of using micro hacks to help integrate your daily work with some of the core principles of the Women, Peace and Security agenda. Most of these micro hacks focus on the principle of women’s full and equal... Read more

Hack It! A Gender Perspective on Maritime Security

October 10, 2017
If you read our latest blog on micro hacks, you will be well aware of our strategy for making a habit of incorporating a gender perspective into your day-to-day work. Here’s an opportunity to try it for yourself: read this policy brief on “Reviving the AU’s maritime strategy,” by Timothy Walker from the Institute for Security Studies (ISS). Then, use our three latest micro-hacks to incorporate a... Read more

Back to Basics: The Micro Hack

October 06, 2017
In the first of three new installments in our Back to Basics series, we will cover seven simple WPS micro hacks that will change the way you do your work. One of the most frequently asked questions about WPS is “how do you do Women, Peace and Security?” Most of us have trouble translating policy documents into actionable steps that we can do in our daily work. A simple way to incorporate more... Read more
Oceans Beyond Piracy twitter engages maritime women

Guest Expert Michaela Monahan: Where are the women? How to find women experts in security

August 18, 2017
This series brings attention to the expertise of women in a broad range of related fields, and provides tips and strategies for how to incorporate WPS into your current work. Think women are not interested in piracy? Think again. Recently, Communications Coordinator, Michaela Monahan, of Oceans Beyond Piracy (OBP), another program of One Earth Future, increased the number of female... Read more
Women Peace App

Women, Peace and Security: There’s An App For That

June 12, 2017
For anyone who has ever wanted to feel more connected to WPS, the (free!) Women, Peace and Security app from PeaceWomen is a fantastic resource. It offers something for everyone, at every level of personal and professional involvement with the movement. It simultaneously provides a great introduction and starting point for beginners, action items for those who feel they’re on the fringe and want... Read more

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