Theresa de Langis
Theresa de Langis is a New Hampshire-based international consultant on women, peace, and security in conflict settings. From 2008–2010, she served as Manager of the UNIFEM (now UN Women) Women, Peace and Governance Programme in Afghanistan.
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Tuesday, July 05, 2011
Why Women Need to Be Part of the Peace Process
What is wrong with this picture? After all, it looks like a typical photo of world leaders making decisions for their countries. That is precisely the problem. What’s wrong is the total absence of women—at the table, in the room, and, as a result, from the agenda at this meeting and too many meetings like it.