What Would Be Different If the Peace Process Was Run by Women?

Khoury, Hind
September 2011
Palestine-Israel Journal of Politics, Economics & Culture;2011, Vol. 17 Issue 3/4, p37
Academic Journal
The article discusses the differences in peace making processes in Palestinian-Israeli conflict with active participation of women in politics. It discusses the lack of determination and leadership skills in Palestinian and Israeli women's which is the major factor behind their under representation in politics. It highlights that initiatives should be undertaken to empower women so as to improve socio-economic conditions of both countries.


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