Monash Gender, Peace and Security

Monash Gender, Peace and Security Centre

Our vision is to provide research evidence to support the integration of gender perspectives in peace and security policies in Australia, the Asia-Pacific region and globally.

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Open Access Articles: Post-conflict Care Economies

The special section on post-conflict care economies, in Volume 26 Issue 4 of Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State and Society are currently open access.

23 March 2020

Why gender matters in the impact and recovery from Covid-19

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Two-thirds of the global health workforce is female. Start there, then think through rest of the consequence for women.

20 March 2020

Gender equality: Working to advance the rights of women around the world

In 2016, Sharman Stone decided not to recontest her seat in the federal parliament, preferring instead to work in new ways to advance the rights of women, including as Australian Global Ambassador for Women and Girls, and most recently as Professor of Practice in the Gender, Peace and Security Centre at Monash University.

19 March 2020

New Research Brief: Gender Analysis Of Agreement For Bringing Peace To Afghanistan 2020

You can now read our latest research brief, Gender Analysis Of Agreement For Bringing Peace To Afghanistan 2020, here on our website.

18 March 2020
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Growing Threats of Violent Extremism: The Urgency for a Gender-Based Response

The recognition that gender identity and ideology are connected to threats of violent extremism is now the subject of a growing body of policy and evidence.  Prevention strategies should take into account the gendered dimensions of radicalisation and recruitment to violent extremist groups.

9 March 2020
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