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Laura Shepherd

Laura Shepherd is an Australian Research Council Future Fellow and Professor of International Relations in the Department of Government and International Relations at the University of Sydney. Her primary research focuses on the United Nations Security Council’s Women, Peace and Security agenda. She has written extensively on the formulation of UNSCR1325 and subsequent Women, Peace and Security resolutions, and her research engages the motifs of participation and protection that characterise debates about women, peace, and security in global politics.

Together with Dr Paul Kirby, Laura edits the Women, Peace and Security Working Paper Series, which publishes reseach findings, academic arguments, position papers, and policy briefs on topics related to the Women, Peace and Security agenda.

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