Gendering foreign policy in Colombia’s peace process with the FARC

Felipe Jaramillo Ruiz, María Catalina Monroy

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This study examines the “two-level games”–that is, the interaction between domestic politics and foreign policy–in the gendering of the peace agreement between the Colombian government and the Colombian Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARC). It analyzes the domestic pressures that drove the formulation and incorporation of a gender perspective in the negotiations with the FARC, and how this gender dimension was incorporated in the Colombian government’s foreign policy strategy. The goal is to understand the entanglement of domestic and international preferences in the gendering of the peace agreement. By doing so, this article contributes to feminist literature on foreign policy and peacebuilding.

Translated title of the contributionLa política exterior de género en el proceso de paz de Colombia con las FARC
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)418-439
JournalInternational Feminist Journal of Politics
Issue numberIssue 3
StatePublished - Feb 2021

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Gender Studies
  • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
  • Sociology and Political Science
  • Political Science and International Relations


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