Making Gender Visible in Digital ICTs and International Security


Publication date: 2020

Author: Sarah Shoker



This report begins to reconcile the gap between Canada’s National Cyber Security Strategy (NCSS) and commitment to the Women, Peace, and Security agenda , with the goal being to make gender visible in ongoing discussions at the United Nations Open-Ended Working Group (UN OEWG) on digital ICTs in the Context of International Security. This report, commissioned by Global Affairs Canada, signals that Canadian policymakers are taking steps to reconcile the gap between international cybersecurity and the country’s Feminist International Assistance Policy.