Evidence shows that peace processes overlook a strategy that could reduce conflict and advance stability: the inclusion of women. Underrepresented in negotiations over Afghanistan's future, women are nonetheless critical to the country's stability. But women are often excluded from formal peace processes. Between and , women constituted, on average, 13 percent of negotiators, 6 percent of mediators, and 6 percent of signatories in major peace processes around the world.
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I did, and so did my wife. Not only that, but most of the suggestions sent in by commenters referred to books written by men as well. Of course, my interests tend to lie on the security side of the field, which has tended to attract more men than women until fairly recently. And my list leaned toward recognized classics, which biased it towards older works and thus to eras when women scholars were fewer in number. To take nothing away from others, this is arguably the most influential book by a woman scholar in the field of security affairs, and it cast a long shadow over subsequent studies of intelligence failure and strategic surprise. Susan Strange, States and Markets. Strange was a pioneering figure in the history of international studies in Britain, and a clear-eyed thinker and writer.
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Kallas is a member of the center-right Reform party and her nomination marks the end of a government headed by Juri Ratas and the far-right EKRE party, which recently collapsed in a corruption scandal. Women and Women's Rights. Women's Political Leadership.
Between the loss of the Papal States in and the signing of the Lateran Treaty in , the diplomatic recognition of the papacy had actually increased, with eighteen accredited members of the Vatican diplomatic corps in , fourteen in , and twenty-four in In March , Pius XII inherited thirty-eight diplomatic missions to the Vatican: thirteen at the "ambassadorial level", and the rest at the ministerial level; there were also papal representatives in thirty-eight countries, but the exchanges were not always mutual. In contrast to the various sinecures , Diego von Bergen was a high-ranking member of the German diplomatic service, who twice turned down the office of Foreign Secretary to remain in Rome. The circumstances of war reduced this number and changed the location and level of some of the diplomatic representatives. The end-result of these modifications was that during the years , the Secretariat of State was in diplomatic contact with its emissaries in Berlin, Rome, Vichy, Berne, Bratislava, Zagreb, Bucharest, and Budapest.