New paper on women’s role in disaster management and its implications for national security

Why women in Asia-Pacific countries are more susceptible to disaster impacts?  This topic is explored in a new paper by DKI APCSS professor Jessica Ear on “Women’s Role in Disaster Management and Implications for National Security.” Her paper examines societal roles that create greater susceptibility to disaster impacts and case studies where the inclusion of […]

The Advancement of Women in Post-Conflict Nepal

On April 5, 2017, in Canyon, College, Women Peace and Security, by APCSS Editor

“The Advancement of Women in Post-Conflict Nepal” is the latest Occasional Paper released by the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies. Authored by Lily Thapa, founder of the Women for Human Rights group, and DKI APCSS Associate Professor Dr. Deon V. Canyon, the paper looks at the challenges of conflict-affected women. According to […]

Building an Inclusive Security Sector in Myanmar

On August 31, 2016, in Alumni, College, Faculty, Women Peace and Security, Workshop, by APCSS Editor

As the nation of Myanmar transitions from military rule to an emerging democracy, its government has embarked on a peaceful political, economic and social transformation.  The Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies is supporting that transformation through a series of engagements and workshops, the latest held Aug. 15 to 19 in the nation’s […]

Alumni Perspectives: Enhancing the Role of Women in Indonesia to Counter Terrorism

On January 20, 2015, in Alumni Perspectives, College, Courses, Women Peace and Security, by APCSS Editor

While attending APCSS courses, Fellows are required to complete a Fellows Project which may be done as a presentation, research paper or policy brief. APCSS is now making these papers available on line with our new “Alumni Perspectives” publications. “Enhancing the Role of Women in Indonesia to Counter Terrorism” is a paper by a recent […]

Director Leaf addresses ‘Smart Power’ symposium

On December 5, 2014, in Outreach, Women Peace and Security, by APCSS Editor

“If you leave anyone in the organization on the sidelines, if you don’t leverage what they can contribute, your unit is less effective,” advised Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (APCSS) Director Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Dan Leaf to an audience of students, officials, NGOs and diplomats at Georgetown University. Director Leaf was in Washington D.C. to […]

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