Opinion

Investing in grassroots women’s groups is our best hope for global peace

These groups in conflict and post-conflict zones bring together warring parties to resolve differences through dialogue, and challenge traditional patriarchal norms that disempower women.

International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau ought to boost aid spending and focus it on grassroots women's groups to help facilitate sustainable and equitable peace, says KAIROS' Jim Davis.The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

PUBLISHED :Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017 12:00 AM

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