“The Imperative of Integrating a Gender Perspective into Military Operations”

A recent article for ASPI by Susan Hutchinson and Nathan Bradney considers Australia’s continuing work on its second National Action Plan for the implementation of the Women, Peace and Security (“WPS”) agenda. In particular, the authors argue that Australia’s intelligence organisations need to take on a greater responsibility for implementing WPS:

Relatedly, this New York Times piece discusses the increasingly important role played by women during insurgencies, and argues that security forces are not adequately preparing for this new reality: