Carol Cohn, 16 Days Advisory Committee
Dr. Carol Cohn is the Director of the Consortium on Gender, Security and Human Rights. She is a leader in the scholarly community addressing issues of gender in global politics generally, armed conflict and security. In her most recent research, supported by the Ford Foundation, Dr. Cohn examines gender mainstreaming in international peace and security institutions. Within this research program, a central focus is the passage of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security, and the on-going efforts to ensure its implementation at the international, national, and grassroots levels. In addition to her research, Dr. Cohn conducts training and workshops on 1325 and consults on gender mainstreaming and gender and organizational change.