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Gender and Urban (In)Security in Fragile States

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Gender and Urban (In)Security in Fragile States

Published: April 15, 2013

This policy brief suggests ways for integrating gender more meaningfully in urban security governance in fragile states. It analyzes evidence from non-fragile developing countries to draw conclusions and policy recommendations for fragile states and their development partners. Absent rigorous research on the topic, the report it examines gendered violence and gendered livelihood insecurity to identify how those dynamics might play out in fragile states.

AuthorSusann Feuerschütz and Jennifer Erin Salahub (NSI)

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