To advance the leadership and professional development of women of color in the fields of international peace, security, and conflict transformation.
At WCAPS, we believe global issues demand a variety of perspectives. That’s why we’re creating a platform devoted to women of color that cultivates a strong voice and network for its members while encouraging dialogue and strategies for engaging in policy discussions on an international scale. Through our dedication to mentorships and partnerships and our passion for changing the global community landscape, we remain committed to achieving our vision of advancing the leadership and professional development of women of color in the fields of international peace, security and conflict transformation.
While the global community is faced with issues related to worldwide health security, peacekeeping, weapons of mass destruction nonproliferation, and the intersection of other areas of international security, there is no significant or sustained voice from women of color who are often the most affected and who are also community leaders in many parts of the world.
We want to change that.
Remember to take the WCAPS Survey to help us determine how we can engage you on issues of peace and security, and to give your thoughts on challenges for women of color in the areas of peace, security and conflict transformation. The survey takes no more than 10-15 minutes can can be found at https://umn.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6rof5bC9cx7Ri9T We welcome everyone’s opinions.