Tazreen is the Gender Advisor at CIVIC and is a gender specialist with experience working in the areas of women’s empowerment, civic participation, capacity building, and women in peace and security programming globally.

#GenderInConflict: Approaching Civilian Protection through a Gender-Sensitive Lens

The following video is one piece in a collection on our VOICES blog focused on the gendered experience in conflict and how gender differences should factor into the protection of civilians. Men, women, boys, and girls experience conflict differently. Despite this fact, talk of “protection of civilians” too often refers to “civilians” in a gender-blind way rather…