United Nations (UN)

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June 24, 2015 / By Ellen Laipson
Aligning Justice and Security Interventions to Revamp the UN

By Ellen Laipson: 

This fall the United Nations will celebrate its 70th birthday. As for most 70-somethings, the commemoration evokes nostalgia for a more idealistic time, reflections

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December 29, 2014
UN Resolution 1325: Where are the Women?

By Sarah Bosha: 

“We can no longer afford to minimize or ignore the contributions of women and girls to all stages of conflict resolution, peace-making, peace-building, peacekeeping

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December 23, 2014 / By Rachel Stohl
US Must Take Lead in Tackling Arms Trade

By Rachel Stohl: 

ISIS, al Qaeda, weapons of mass destruction -- it's easy to understand why these threats to global stability consistently make the headlines. But it doesn't take a

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November 25, 2014
The African Union’s New Focus: Reducing Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in Peacekeeping

By Jenna Stern: 

Today marks the fifteenth anniversary of United Nations (U.N.) International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. As we recognize the vulnerability of

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November 17, 2014 / By Alison Giffen, Aditi Gorur
UNMISS Faces ‘Hard Choices’ Preventing Violence, Protecting Civilians

In advance of new recommendations anticipated to be released today by the Secretary-General of the United Nations on the future of the U.N. peacekeeping operation in South Sudan

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