Women in International Security (WIIS) Canada is the Canadian affiliate to the larger WIIS Global network dedicated to actively advancing women’s leadership, at all stages of their careers, in international peace and security.
WIIS Canada’s objectives include: establishing and expanding the Canadian WIIS membership-based network of women and men who are dedicated to women’s leadership in peace and security, while facilitating connections to the larger global WIIS network; promoting a broader understanding of contemporary international security issues; producing groundbreaking research on women in peace and security careers; and fostering women’s leadership development and mentoring support.
Rethinking Foreign and Defence Policy in Canada: A Decade After the International Policy Statement (27-29 May 2015)
Part of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence Campaign (9 December 2014).
Canada and NATO: Capabilities and Priorities in an Uncertain Environment (29-31 May 2014)