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About Aisling Swaine

Aisling Swaine is an Associate Professor of Practice of International Affairs at George Washington University.  She is also Visiting Fellow at the Transitional Justice Institute, University of Ulster. She teaches and researches on issues of women, peace and security, violence against women, transitional justice.

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Constitutional conventions: best practice

Implementing Resolution 1325: the role of National Action Plans

Much has been gained by the women who secured SCR 1325. Seven resolutions on, these resolutions and their intent now sit firmly within global policy on peace and security.

Debating the long and the short-term view of sexual violence in war

Sexualized violence is an issue of security.  It is also an issue of women’s equality and rights. It's imperative that we use the traction generated by UN Security Council resolutions to move forward.

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