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.