Does the New US Envoy for Women’s Rights Have Anything to Do? - PassBlue

Monday, July 13, 2020

News Type: USIP in the News

Six months into her job as the United States ambassador-at-large for global women’s issues, Kelley Currie has done little to demonstrate that she can restore American leadership on women’s rights while reporting to an ideologically driven administration known...


Is Germany Failing Female Refugees? - TIME

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

News Type: USIP in the News

... from conservative, patriarchal societies—for the enormous loss of power and identity that can come from transitioning into a new, more egalitarian society, says anthropologist Kathleen Kuehnast, senior gender advisor at the United States Institute ...  

Central Asia Merits Sustained US Attention, Experts Say - Voice of America

Sunday, November 8, 2015

News Type: USIP in the News

Kathleen Kuehnast, senior gender adviser at the congressionally funded, independent United States Institute of Peace, said policymakers hoping to challenge violent extremism should understand fault lines involving population distribution, age and religion.  

Lawmakers decry ISIS crackdown on women - The Hill

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

News Type: USIP in the News

“We are watching 21st century media, which we see as a form of freedom of expression, being used as a tool for extreme propaganda and violence,” explained Kathleen Kuehnast, the director of gender and peacebuilding at the U.S. Institute of Peace.  

Reinforcing the Women, Peace and Security agenda - NATO HQ (press release)

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

News Type: USIP in the News

Many of the civil society leaders present commented upon this unique characteristic of this project and workshop," said Kathleen Kuehnast, Director of the Center for Gender and Peacebuilding at the United States Institute for Peace (USIP). Ambassador ...