From Pillars to Practice: pushing the boundaries of "Women, Peace and Security"

Hosted by the Centre for Women, Peace and Security

Old Theatre, Old Building


Dr Toni Haastrup

Henri Myrttinen

Dr Aisling Swaine

Professor Jacqui True


Bela Kapur

At the UK launch of the Oxford Handbook of Women, Peace and Security, the authors will take stock of what has and hasn’t been

Toni Haastrup (@ToniHaastrup) is Lecturer in International Security, School of Politics and International Relations, University of Kent.

Henri Myrttinen is Head of Gender and Peacebuilding, International Alert.

Aisling Swaine is Assistant Professor of Gender and Security at the Department of Gender Studies, LSE, where she teaches primarily on the MSc in Women, Peace and Security.

Jacqui True (@JacquiTrue) is Professor of Politics and International Relations and Director of the Gender, Peace and Security Centre, Monash University.

Bela Kapur is Visiting Senior Fellow in the Centre for Women, Peace and Security.

The Centre for Women, Peace and Security (@LSE_WPS) is a leading academic space for scholars, practitioners, activists, policy-makers and students to develop strategies to promote justice, human rights and participation for women in conflict-affected situations around the world.  

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