Diverse Boots on the Ground: EU and NATO Effectiveness Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 3:30pm – 5:00pm 6th Floor Auditorium Phone: 202.691.4000 The Wilson Center’s Women in Public Service Project (WPSP), German Marshall Fund (GMF) and Women in International Security (WIIS) are pleased to discuss the GMF paper, Raising EU and NATO Effectiveness: The Impact of Diverse […]

Friday, February 1st 7-9 pm The Wing 115 Sansome St, 2nd Fl. San Francisco, CA WIIS West invites you to a conversation with  Dr. Genevieve Lester, De Serio Chair of Strategic and Theater Intelligence at the US Army War College on February 1st, 2019. This will be a free form conversation moderated by WIIS West […]

Join WIIS DC in partnership with the International Law Society at SAIS at their event Career Series: Careers at International Institutions and Organizations. This event is part of the career series and the focus is on careers at international institutions and organizations, and the role these bodies play in the global environment. The panel will […]

WIIS and the Mines Advisory Group (MAG) America invite you to a policy roundtable examining the intersection between demining, international security, and gender. In Iraq, Sri Lanka, South Sudan, and all around the world, women are suiting up and heading into minefields to clear deadly remnants of war and make land safe […]

Join Women In International Security and the Embassy of Liechtenstein for this insightful Policy Roundtable on gender and counterterrorism. A panel of experts in this field will discuss the current state of countering violent extremism, the gender dimensions at play, and how to best move forward. We will be joined by Dr. Joana Cook, author of […]

Join the GWU Elliott School of International Affairs and Women In International Security (WIIS) for a virtual discussion about ‘The Gender & Security Agenda: Strategies for the 21st Century’ Monday October 19, 2020 | 12/noon – 1:15 pm ET Moderator: Dr. Shirley Graham, Director of the Gender Equality Initiative – GWU Elliott School Panelists: Dr. Michael E. Brown, Professor […]

As we celebrate the 75th anniversary of the United Nations, we are facing a myriad of global challenges from pandemics and proxy wars to climate change and humanitarian disasters–all of which require cross-border, multilateral solutions. What makes for a successful multilateral negotiation? What role do diplomats play, and what are their responsibilities? How has diplomacy […]

Join WIIS and the Embassy of the Principality of Liechtenstein, Washington DC on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at 4 pm EST for a virtual policy roundtable discussion on efforts to combat human trafficking and modern slavery, with a focus on the roles of the financial and technology sectors. Human trafficking and slavery are illegal in […]

Exploring The Field: International Affairs Research Monday, February 08, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST What does it mean to pursue a career as a researcher at a think tank, in academia, or in the field–and what do scholars really do? How does research intersect with policy formation? How has the field evolved with […]