Event: Ploughshares’ Women, Peace and Security Series

Branka Marijan Archived Events, Defence & Human Security, News Leave a Comment

Roundtable Discussion on Violence, Migration and Women Featuring Carla Angulo-Pasel and introduction by Cesar Jaramillo, Director of Project Ploughshares. When: March 8, 2018 10:00-11:30 AM Where: Balsillie School of International Affairs, Room 1-31 We invite you to join us in marking International Women’s Day 2018 with a discussion about the impact of violence on migrant women and the way these …

Canada’s new feminist international aid policy: From words to action

Sonal Marwah Americas, Defence & Human Security, Featured, News

On June 8, Minister of International Development Marie-Claude Bibeau released Canada’s “first feminist international assistance policy.” This bold policy has received praise and applause from Canadian civil society and international development actors. What is a feminist approach? A common misconception is that it focuses exclusively on women and girls. On the contrary, such an approach seeks to address systemic and …

Agents of beneficial change: Women have played—and must continue to play—a key role in the nuclear disarmament movement

Tasneem Jamal Nuclear Weapons

Author Jennifer Allen Simons The Ploughshares Monitor Spring 2012 Volume 33 Issue 1 Originally prepared for the Global Zero Blog, October 25, 2011. Jennifer Allen Simons, C.M., Ph.D., LL.D. is President of The Simons Foundation and Founding Partner of Global Zero. The greatest danger to humans is the existence of nuclear weapons. Yet it is a danger that seems to …