Gina Heathcote is a feminist scholar working in the Centre for Gender Studies and the School of Law at SOAS, University of London. She is the author of The Law and the Use of Force: A Feminist Analysis (2013), Feminist Dialogues on International Law (2018) and co-editor of The Law of War and Peace: a Gender Analysis Vol. 1 (2020).French |
Protesting the preamble: the UN Security Council and the dilution of feminist activism
Preambles to UNSC resolutions on women, peace, and security only serve to make feminist politics amenable to the larger militarised agenda of the Security Council.