One year into the United Nations’ new strategy for gender parity among staff members at all levels, a gendered backlash has emerged, even as parity has been achieved at the highest echelons of the world body.
Anne Marie Goetz Clinical Professor, Center for Global Affairs, School of Professional Studies, New York University. She has written on gender mainstreaming, gender and conflict, and on gender in UN policies (including the UN’s World Conferences on Women). A range
At a high-level panel discussion on September 17, 2018, marking the one-year anniversary of the Gender Parity Strategy, participants were cautiously optimistic, but called for renewed support.
Most Americans take water for granted. It’s a resource that people assume will always be accessible, available, and consumable. But for how much longer?
According to Jennifer Trahan, a Clinical Professor at the NYU Center for Global Affairs, the activation of the crime of aggression, despite its apparent limitations, could provide some deterrent against leaders who may be tempted to invade another country.
Although the government seems to be taking responsibility by blocking websites related radicalism, attempts to prevent extremism from growing will require the action of netizens as well.