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EEAS Academic Roundtable on Women Peace and Security. Intervention by Nina Wilen

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The EEAS Academic Roundtable on Women Peace and Security was organised in collaboration with the Swedish Defence University on 25 June 2019 and brought together academic scholars from across the globe. The conference was live streamed and can be seen here (intervention by Nina Wilén at 05:57:00).

The scholars scrutinized the challenges we are facing when trying to increase the number of female peacekeepers? In her presentation, Nina Wilén points at the risks related to instrumentalisating women’s participation.

Read the intervention by Nina Wilén here.

(Photo credit: Logan Abassi, UN/MINUSTAH)