Social media can be a double-edged sword—used not only for supporting peacebuilders on the ground, but in hybrid warfare and in radicalizing young populations, shows OEF program Our Secure Future in their blog.
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OEF's Our Secure Future program and the Nobel Women’s Initiative co-host the conference Designing Our Secure Future in Ottawa, Canada from June 20-22.
After participating in online brainstorming for NATO’s Innovation Hub, OEF's Our Secure Future program began to think more deeply about the utility of social media in peace and security operations.
OEF's latest Annual Report looks back on the accomplishments of its various programs in 2016 and looks ahead to what it hopes to achieve in the coming year.
The latest blog from OEF's Our Secure Future program details how gender blindness can negatively impact the work of a peacekeeping mission. It has implications for disarmament, demobilization and reintegration, protection of civilians, and integrating women in peacekeeping missions.
A panel on International Women's Day, co-sponsored by OEF's Our Secure Future program, emphasized implementing inclusive policies in careers and in the current political climate.
The latest blog from OEF's Our Secure Future program speaks about similarities between the Civil Rights Movement and the advancement of women's rights, highlighting quotes from Audre Lorde.
Read the blog here
Our Secure Future (OSF), one of OEF's newest programs, believes that women make the crucial difference in achieving more effective governance and lasting peace.
Visit their new website at www.oursecurefuture.org for more information.
Sahana Dharmapuri, senior advisor for One Earth Future's program, Our Secure Future, advocates for more women serving as U.N. peacekeepers as one way to decrease the incidence of sexual violence and exploitation at the hands of those trusted to keep the peace in conflict zones.