Who’s Afraid of a Feminist Foreign Policy?

April 20, 2015

“striving toward gender equality is not only a goal in itself but also a precondition for achieving our wider foreign, development, and security-policy objectives.”
– Margot Wallström, the foreign minister of Sweden.

When foreign minister of Sweden, Margot Wallström decided to stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia due to their lack of gender equality, questions arose about this “feminist foreign policy”. Read more about it from The New Yorker.