European Waves

Sandra Colín

I studied International Relations in Mexico City with a specialization in International Organizations’ Management in Germany. And well, apparently I don’t know how to keep myself in just one place and decided to embark myself in this amazing journey that has been the EPS Master. As an article writer in European Waves I’m looking forward to constructing bridges between the two regions where my heart is, Latin America and Europe! By the way, I’m always talking about how much I miss tacos and tequila.

Women, Peace and Security in the European Union: reflecting on the last 21 years since the passing of the UNSCR 1325 resolution

     The absolute invisibility of the effects of armed conflict on women and girls, plus their discrimination in all the post-conflict stages was a steady situation in the international agenda before the adoption of the United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on Women, Peace and Security (WPS) on October 31st, 2000.  With the …

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Mexico as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council

“We do not want military cooperation, we do not want them to support us with armed helicopters…We want cooperation for development because peace is the fruit of justice”[1]   These words were spoken by Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador last June after Mexico was elected as a non-permanent member of the UN security council …

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