IJSRP, Volume 3, Issue 10, October 2013 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Dr. Corinne Patrick, Dr. Betty Marie “Liz” Ross
Conflict occurs globally everyday impacting lives, countries, and slowing economic productive growth and safe wellbeing. In 1945, the United Nations founded an international organization comprised of nations of the world with the purpose to promote peace, security, and economic development. Since WWII, women’s roles within the U.S. and world society have transformed. This paper will examine womens roles in logistics support for peace keeping missions, the possible barriers women encounter, as well as identifying current practices that hinder and/or promote the pool of female candidates.