UN Security Council http://kgou.org en World Views: July 19, 2013 http://kgou.org/post/world-views-july-19-2013 <p></p><p>Suzette Grillot and&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rebecca Cruise discuss the cargo ship stopped in Panama on its way to North Korea with missiles and fighter jets on board, and Pakistani women’s education activist Malala Yousafzai’s <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KtprX8i2k-Q">speech before the United Nations</a>.</span></p><p><a href="http://web.mit.edu/cis/dir_senior_fellows.html">Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini</a>, the co-founder of the <a href="http://www.icanpeacework.org/">International Civil Society Action Network</a>&nbsp;(ICAN), joins Grillot and Cruise for a conversation about gender and security in the 13 years since the adoption of <a href="http://www.un.org/events/res_1325e.pdf">UN Security Council Resolution 1325</a>.</p><p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 21:30:00 +0000 Suzette Grillot, Rebecca Cruise & Brian Hardzinski 9980 at http://kgou.org World Views: July 19, 2013 How Women Found A Place At The Table In Conflict Resolution And Peace-Building http://kgou.org/post/how-women-found-place-table-conflict-resolution-and-peace-building <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In 2000, the United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted a </span><a href="http://www.un.org/events/res_1325e.pdf" style="line-height: 1.5;">resolution</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> requiring states and non-state actors settling conflicts to consider and respect women’s rights, and include women in the negotiating process.</span></p><p><a href="http://web.mit.edu/cis/dir_senior_fellows.html">Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini</a> helped draft UN Security Council Resolution 1325. She’s the co-founder of the <a href="http://www.icanpeacework.org/">International Civil Society Action Network</a> (ICAN) and the author of <em><a href="https://www.rienner.com/title/Women_Building_Peace_What_They_Do_Why_It_Matters">Women Building Peace: What They Do, Why They Matter</a></em>.</p><p>“Because [women] are in civil society, they’re often not related to political parties or military parties,” Naraghi-Anderlini says. “But they want to have a voice because they’re taking responsibility when others are talking about power. So it’s kind of that duality of power and responsibility, saying ‘We have a voice as well, and we have needs, and we have solutions to bring to the table.’”</p><p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 16:57:00 +0000 Brian Hardzinski, Suzette Grillot & Rebecca Cruise 9734 at http://kgou.org How Women Found A Place At The Table In Conflict Resolution And Peace-Building