Annual Workshop 2016

WIIS - Canada’s 9th Annual Workshop

WIIS-C 2016 Poster


The 9th annual workshop of Women in International Security (WIIS) Canada took place June 17 to 19, 2016 at Mount Saint Vincent University (Halifax). The theme of the workshop was Women in Security across Military and Civilian Lines.

Close to 30 graduate students were selected to present their research and take part in skill-building, networking, and mentorship exercises. Overall, the workshop included around 80 participants from academic, government, and the non-profit sector. The workshop showcased the work of women in the field of international security, including both men and women as participants and presenters.

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