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Spring 2019
Jul 01, 2022
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MSFS 707 - Women, Peace and Security
 Women’s participation, inclusion and leadership are integral to building sustainable and peaceful societies. Equally clear, their inclusions is central to the diplomatic, development and military policies of many countries around the world, including the United States. For those seeking careers in international affairs – whether in government, multilateral organizations, civil society, or the private sector – familiarity with the field of women, peace and security, and an understanding of how to mainstream gender across sectors is increasingly important. This module will cover a wide range of topics related to women’s experiences in conflict-affected and post-conflict settings and the impact of their participation in conflict prevention, peacemaking, peacekeeping, mitigating humanitarian emergencies, political transitions, governance, and economic recovery. It will equip students with a strong academic foundation and policy/practice-oriented toolkit for their future professional endeavors.

1.500 Credit hours
1.500 Lecture hours

Levels: MN or MC Graduate
Schedule Types: Seminar

MS in Foreign Service Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Juris Doctor
      MN or MC Graduate
Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors:     
      Arab Studies
      Asian Studies
      Eurasian, Russian, E Euro Stud
      German and European Studies
      Global Human Development
      Latin American Studies
      Law/Arab Studies
      Law/Foreign Service
      Law/Security Studies

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