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Women, Peace & Security: The Long Road to Gender Justice

On February 24, 2022, Russia launched its war of aggression against Ukraine. Although preparations for this edition of “Ethics and Armed Forces” had already reached an advanced stage, the question arose of whether the “war in Europe” might not be a more pressing topic. An understandable, but also treacherous urge, given that gender issues often take second place to supposedly “hard” security questions.

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Dare More Ethics in International Politics! The Global "Women, Peace and Security" Agenda

Manuela Scheuermann

Particularly in difficult geopolitical times, the WPS agenda must be consistently developed

There is still a Choice: Understanding Conflict-Related Sexual Violence

Eunice Otuko Apio

Systematic sexual assaults corrode social structures

Forgotten: Children Born of War

Sabine Lee
Heide Glaesmer

Children fathered by foreign soldiers often remain in the shadows for decades 

More Women to the Negotiating Table: Meaningful Participation and National Action Plans

Maureen Macoun

Promoting participation needs political and financial commitment instead of stereotypes

Special: More Gender Perspective, Please!