Gender and Disarmament

Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 20:00
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 

Gender refers to socially constructed ideas that attribute meaning to and differentiate between the sexes. Ideas about gender affect the way people and societies view weapons, war, and militarism.

This panel will explore the gendered impacts of weapons and gendered nature of disarmament discussions.


Ray Acheson, Reaching Critical Will of WILPF

Richard Moyes, Article 36

Joy Onyesoh, WILPF Nigeria

Charlene Roopnarine, Permanent Mission of Trinidad and Tobago to the United Nations

Moderated by:

Ambassador Susanne Rumohr Hækkeup of Denmark


Permanent Mission of Denmark to the United Nations & Reaching Critical Will of WILPF

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