Gender Mainstreaming Turkey’s Peacebuilding and Defense Policies in Military

Bilgin Aytaç G.

Congress on Gender Studies: Gendered Global Crisis (CGS21), 10 - 12 November 2021, pp.1-10

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Summary Text
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-10
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Turkey is a significant ally of the UN, NATO, and the OSCE, and alliances require The Turkish Armed Forces (TAF) to develop policies sensitive to the WPS agenda. As we celebrate the 20th anniversary of UNSCR 1325, it is crucial to consider increasing women's participation in Turkish peacekeeping and defense policies.