Erika Isabel Bulan Yague is an Industry Fellow in the Centre for Justice, Faculty of Creative Industries, Education and Social Justice at the Queensland University of Technology and will be commencing a PhD on Youth Peace and Security at QUT in 2022. She has worked with the UN DPPA-DPO, UNFPA, and UNICEF as well as with the APR2P Centre and other CSOs on adolescent and youth programmes in civic engagement, gender, humanitarian emergencies and peacebuilding. She holds a Masters in Peace and Conflict Studies from the University of Queensland through the Rotary Peace Fellowship Programme, and a Bachelor of Science in Community Development from the University of the Philippines.
Young feminist leadership is the future of peacebuilding
Feminist leadership coupled with the UN’s Youth, Peace and Security agenda envisions a more just and inclusive peace.