Peace and Security

A Feminist Foreign Policy prioritises feminist understandings of security over militarised conceptions of state security. It strives for more than the mere absence of violent conflict, inter-state or otherwise.

CFFP Peace and Security

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How militarised is German foreign and security policy – and how can we change this?

Germany has a reputation of military restraint Feminist and peace-building civil society, despite criticism of the deeply entrenched militarisation of German foreign policy.

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Build Back Better for Everyone – a Feminist Perspective on the Reconstruction and Recovery of Ukraine

Russia's war in Ukraine primarily affects Ukrainians who are defending their lives and freedom. While the war is ongoing and it is, unfortunately, impossible to foresee when it will be over, international discussions on recovery responses to Russia’s full-scale invasion in Ukraine have already been ongoing since 2022.

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Security for Whom? The humanitarian and ecological consequences of nuclear weapons

For decades, nuclear weapons have been perpetually inflicting catastrophic harm on (marginalised) communities and the environment across the world. At times when nuclear-armed states are modernising their arsenals, and disarmament seems out of reach, it is fundamentally important to highlight the humanitarian and ecological impact of nuclear weapons use, production, and testing - to remind us of what really keeps us safe.

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Including LGBTQI* Voices and Perspectives in Women, Peace, and Security

LGBTQI* individuals and communities continue to be excluded from WPS research, policy development, and programming.

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Anti-Feminism and anti-democratic developments

The perpetual marginalisation of women and LGBTQI+ people is an essential part of authoritarian and democratic backsliding regimes, and serves a range of different purposes: from legitimising restrictions on freedom of expression, freedom of the press, and civil society engagement, to building national and international alliances, and rationalising war and violent conflict.

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Upcoming & Past Events

The Event "Feminist Foreign Policy and Lethal Autonomous Weapons" took place in London on 14.08.2019

Feminist Foreign Policy and Lethal Autonomous Weapons

In 2019, the Centre for Feminist Foreign Policy hosted a panel discussion on feminist foreign policy and lethal autonomous weapons in collaboration with the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots. Watch…

14. August 2019 @ 8:00 - 17:00
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Margot Wallstroem

Margot Wallström
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sweden

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