Fall 2011

Gender & Security Seminar Poster

This Fall 2011, the Gender and Security Seminar Series will discuss current developments in the three key principles of UN 1325, participation, protection and prevention. Notably, the US is poised to unveil its first National Action Plan on UN 1325 later this year. Sahana Dharmapuri, Carr Center Fellow, is leading this series. The Gender and Security Seminar will be held on Mondays from 5:00pm to 6:00pm and last 60-minutes, with a combination of practitioner lecture and Q&A.

Sahana Dharmapuri, Carr Center Fellow, will be leading the series.

Schedule for Fall 2011


Meeting 1   
Topic: 'Introduction to the Gender and Security Seminar Series'
Speaker: Sahana Dharmapuri, Carr Center Fellow, 2011-12
Monday, September 12, 2011
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Meeting 2   
Topic: 'Civil Society and UN 1325'
Speaker: Sanam Naraghi Anderlini, UN Gender Advisor on Peace Negotiations
Monday, September 26, 2011
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Meeting 3   
Topic: 'UN 1325 and Sexual Violence'
Speaker: Jocelyn Kelly, Director of the Women in War Program at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
Thursday, October 6, 2011
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Meeting 4   
Topic: 'UN 1325 and Women in International Security'
Speaker: Jolynn Shoemaker, Director of Women in International Security (WIIS) at CSIS
Monday, October 17, 2011
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Meeting 5   
Topic: 'Discussion with Ambassador Swanee Hunt'
Speaker: Ambassador Swanee Hunt
Monday, October 24, 2011
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Meeting 6   
Topic: 'Water and Sanitation for Women's Security'
Speaker: Sharmilla Murthy & Mark Williams, Carr Center Fellows, Right to Water Program
Monday, November 7, 2011
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Meeting 7   
Topic: 'UN 1325 and Peacebuilding'
Speaker: Kathleen Kuehnast, Director of the Gender and Peacebuilding Center at the United States Institute of Peace (USIP)
Monday, November 14, 2011
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