Working collectively towards gender equality and sustainable peace
The Australian Civil Society Coalition on Women, Peace and Security (‘the Coalition’) is a non-partisan and independent coalition of civil society organisations, networks and individuals working to advance the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Agenda in Australia, Asia and the Pacific region and globally.
The Australian Civil Society Coalition on Women Peace and Security brings together activists, feminists, practitioners, humanitarian actors and those with first-hand experience working in the frontline on issues relating to women, peace and security. Coalition members have wide ranging expertise in gender and peace.
Education & Public Engagement
Policy & Advocacy
Monitoring & Analysis
Women, Peace and Security Listening Circles
We want to know what peace and security mean to you, and what actions you want taken to build a safer, more peaceful world.
Foregrounding marginalised voices on peace and security in Australia
In this blog, WPS Coalition member Lisa Carson makes the case for an intersectional and intergenerational approach to building peace
Our national need of a turning point
In this blog, WPS Coalition member Jean Brown makes a strong case for recognising that reconciliation and Australia’s relationship to its First Nations people is an integral part of the domestic peace and security agenda.
Getting Out of Our Silos: Leveraging the Women, Peace & Security Agenda to Transform Humanitarian Action
Pip Henty and Beth Eggleston reflect on the application of the women, peace and security agenda to non-conflict related humanitarian response.