ASPI Reports: “The Month in Women, Peace and Security – August 2018”

This helpful post by the Australian Strategic Policy Institute summarises various relevant WPS events/news items occurring during the month of August which may not previously have received wide reportage. Many are particularly relevant to the Asia-Pacific region, including: 

  • Japan’s induction of its first female fighter pilot;
  • An all-female SWAT team guarding the Red Fort during India’s Independence Day celebrations; and
  • The National Police of Timor-Leste launching its first strategy to promote gender equality.