Gender Perspectives on Small Arms and Light Weapons: Regional and International Concerns

Monday, July 1, 2002
Author: 
Bonn International Center for Conversion; Vanessa A. Farr; Wendy Cukier; Hon. Zoë Bakoko Bakoru; Jane Sanyu Mpagi; Amani El Jack; Ruth Ojambo Ochieng; Olive C. Kobusingye; Kiflemariam Gebre-Wold
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
Disarmament

This publication gives a comprehensive overview of how local gender ideologies not only determine attitudes to small arms but underpin social and political practices which make women more vulnerable to violence everywhere.

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Gender Perspectives on Small Arms and Light Weapons: Regional and International Concerns, Farr et al, 2002