“Societies that empower women to participate fully in civic and economic life are more prosperous and peaceful.”

U.S. National Security Strategy 2017

VIRTUAL EVENT: U.S. Leadership in Women, Peace, and Security

“On October 6th, 2017, President Trump signed the Women Peace and Security Act, the first legislation of its kind in the world. To commemorate the third anniversary of the Act and to launch the American Council on Women, Peace, and Security, panelists will examine America’s unique contributions to the WPS agenda in an era of strategic competition.”

Meet our Experts

Click here to meet the women on our council.

Susan Yoshihara,
Founder and President

We are professionals in the fields of national security, international law, development, religious liberty, human trafficking, human rights, and humanitarian action. 

We engage the day’s toughest challenges and provide inspired policy analysis. 

We are committed to our sisters all over the world, seeking to help them find innovative and collaborative ways to attain meaningful roles in building peace, liberty, and prosperity through their leadership in family, community, and society. 

We advise policy makers in the United States and abroad through personal engagement, writing and speaking, and our work on the ground in countries throughout the world. 

We need trusted supporters to make our vision a reality. We rely on generous donors who believe in our cause to help us make a real difference in the world.

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Get in Touch

U.S. Women Peace and Security
experts@wpscouncil.org