Women Peace and Security (WPS)

By |2020-03-09T15:12:05-10:00March 4th, 2020|

DKI APCSS prioritizes the US Government’s National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security (WPS) as an imperative component of inclusion in the security sector. We are at the forefront of US Department of Defense efforts to further its objectives. Women, Peace and Security is a global initiative to promote gender inclusive strategies in response to evolving national and transnational threats. The gendered innovations in policy formulation reflect the shift in the traditional understanding of state security in view of its relationship with community security. WPS is an emergent peace and security agenda advancing the critical role women play [...]


By |2019-10-17T16:48:18-10:00September 22nd, 2018|

In-Region A collaborative event conducted in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region that addresses cutting-edge current and/or future security and security-cooperation challenges. Formatted to produce actionable outputs and executable outcomes, resulting in unique value-added to partnering organizations and participants. Topics target urgent and important security issues that are seen as ‘too hard’ or ‘too new’ to address in a large, more structured forum. Workshop duration is 2 to 5 days, and typically attended by 30 to 50 participants. Selection of participants focuses heavily on alumni of DKI APCSS; such alumni are included in order to improve open discussions among new participants [...]