Anne Marie Goetz and Paige Arthur

Anne Marie Goetz is a clinical professor at New York University's Center for Global Affairs. She previously worked for the United Nations as a policy director of governance, peace and security at Unifem and UN Women agencies. She is the author of seven books on gender, politics and policy in developing countries.

Paige Arthur is the deputy director of New York University's Center on International Cooperation, where she also leads its work in the prevention and peacebuilding program. She holds a Ph.D in contemporary history from University of California, Berkeley, and a B.A. in international relations from Johns Hopkins University.

January 23, 2019 
One year into the United Nations’ new strategy for gender parity among staff members at all levels, a gendered backlash has emerged, even as parity has been achieved at the highest echelons of the world body. Political will from UN leaders beyond the secretary-general and member states is needed to ensure that where the …

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