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About Anne Marie Goetz
Anne Marie Goetz is a Clinical Professor at the Center for Global
Affairs, New York University. She was formerly Chief Advisor on Peace and Security at UN Women. Follow her on twitter @amgoetz and @nyucga
Articles by Anne Marie Goetz
No to TTIP
Affirmative action is necessary, but insufficient, for building a sustained and representative female presence in politics, argues Anne Marie Goetz, and it can only be a temporary measure. So what will it take to build democracies free from gender bias?
The organised abuse of women is not a by-product of many conflicts but is becoming a core military tactic. A vital United Nations Security Council resolution acknowledges this, but much more needs to be done to ensure that it is used to prevent women's suffering and to engage them in resolving conflict, say Anne Marie Goetz & Joanne Sandler.