Women in International Security (WIIS)-Canada is the Canadian affiliate to the larger WIIS-Global network dedicated to actively advancing women’s leadership, at all stages of their careers, in international peace and security.

 WIIS-Canada’s main activities include:

  • Establishing and expanding the Canadian WIIS membership-based network of women and men who are dedicated to women’s leadership in peace and security, while facilitating connections to the larger global WIIS network;
  • Promoting a broader understanding of contemporary international security issues;
  • Producing groundbreaking research on women in peace and security careers; and
  • Fostering women’s leadership development and mentoring support.