“Peace Means Empathy”: Meet New Speaker Priya Shah

“Peace Means Empathy”: Meet New Speaker Priya Shah Peace is Loud is thrilled to welcome new speaker Priya Shah, a creative artist, entrepreuneur and the Founder of non-profit…

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It Takes Two: Peace is Loud and Mina’s List

It Takes Two: Peace is Loud and Mina's List Learn More Dear Peace is Loud community: It’s officially summer in the USA, and with longer days, backyard BBQs, and sunshine warming our hearts,…

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Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini Speaks with Ms. Magazine

Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini Speaks with Ms. Magazine Originally posted by Ms. Magazine Born in Iran and a refugee in the UK by the age of 11, Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini has been a leading…

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Returning Mother’s Day to its Peace Activist Roots

Returning Mother's Day to its Peace Activist Roots By: Jamie Dobie and Tanya Henderson; Originally posted by Women in the World/New York Times Flickr photo via U.S. Embassy in The Hague. In early…

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Why Women? Inclusive Security and Peaceful Societies

Author: Institute for Inclusive Security | When women are substantively included in security and peace processes, especially when they are in positions of leadership and decision-making, peace is…

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The Effect of Increased Women’s Representation in Parliament: The Case of Rwanda

Author: Claire Devlin & Robert Elgie | There is an increasing amount of research about the effects of women’s representation in national government on the style of parliamentary politics in a…

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Democracy and the Challenge of Change: A Guide to Increasing Women’s Political Participation

Author: The National Democratic Institute | NDI believes that the equitable participation of women in politics and government is essential to build and sustain democracy. This guide explains the…

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Progress of the World’s Women 2008/2009: Who Answers to Women? Gender and Accountability

Author: Anne Marie Goetz | UN Women is dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women, and was formed to accelerate progress on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) related to the…

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The Female Political Career

Author: Frances Rosenbluth, Joshua Kalla, & Dawn Teele | Formal barriers to women’s participation in politics are slowly disappearing, but a glass ceiling still remains. This report reflects…

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The Impact of Women in Public Office: Findings at a Glance

Author: Center for the American Woman and Politics, Rutgers | Do women in office make a difference? The Center for the American Woman and Politics under a grant from the Charles H. Revson Foundation…

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