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Seeking Peace is a new podcast that explores the role of women in war and peace. Women are too often seen as victims of conflict. But they are leaders and often unsung heroes. We bring you their stories. This podcast is a production of Georgetown's Institute for Women, Peace & Security.
||CleanEP 5: Peacekeeping w/ Maj. Gen. Kristen Lund||Major General Kristin Lund, the first and only woman to command a UN peacekeeping mission, tells us how the bond between women makes her job easier. Also, from Ukraine, we meet some of the women joining the police force, a job that was off-limits to the||2/20/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 4: Sustaining Peace w/ Nobel Laureate Ellen Johnson Sirleaf||The first woman to be elected president of any African country, former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, explains how she kept the peace in Liberia. We also take you to Colombia, where former FARC combatants are adjusting to legitimate political and civi||2/13/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 3: Combating Sexual Violence w/ Ashley Judd||Actress and UN Goodwill Ambassador Ashley Judd tells us how sexual violence affects women in war zones. Also on this episode: twenty years after the war in Kosovo, rape survivors are being recognized as victims of war.||2/6/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 2: Women’s Rights are Human Rights w/ Sec. Hillary Clinton||Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton tells us why women’s rights have to be a central part of American foreign policy. Also: meet the women of Afghanistan’s first all-female landmine clearing squad.||1/30/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 1: Why Women w/ Kristen Bell||Kristen Bell, actress and advocate for the Women’s Peace and Humanitarian Fund, explains the meaning of “goodness.” We also take you to the world’s largest refugee camp in Bangladesh.||1/30/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
Gives me hope for the future when so many amazing and strong women are working to make the world a better place for all of us.
Amazing idea , promoting women and the change of the world
These projects are more important than ever in order to empower and encourage women and speciually young girls.