Posted by: ctbtonewsroom | October 17, 2018

Gender and WMD: Deliberate actions to upend the status quo


This blogpiece by CTBTO Youth Group members Sarah Bidgood and Sylvia Mishra, analyses the importance of including women in the policy field relating to Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) issues. To bridge the gender gap in WMD policy, “we believe it is necessary to train, mentor, and support women at the start of their careers so they can lead on WMD-related issues in the future. Because the lack of gender diversity is self-sustaining, we cannot expect any major shifts without concrete efforts to undermine the status quo.”

Read the full article here.

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