Below are listed important legislative milestones in the fight towards gender equality.

U.S. Women Peace and security act of 2017

In October, 2017, President Trump signed into the law the world’s first law on women, peace, and security.

U.S. Strategy on Women Peace and SEcurity

In June 2018, the White House released the first U.S. strategy on women, peace, and security.

Un Security Council Resolutions

The UN Security Council passed the first resolution on women, peace, and security, UNSCR 1325 in 2000.

Department of defense Implementation Plan

The Department of Defense Implementation plan on WPS calls for the mainstreaming of the agenda throughout the joint force.