A Diplomat in South Sudan

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Host Kathleen McInnis spoke with Elizabeth Shackelford, Senior Fellow at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and former career diplomat with the U.S. Department of State, about her time as a Foreign Service Officer in South Sudan. Together, they looked at her role in extending the United Nation’s patrol and protection of women against South Sudanese security forces.


Please be advised this episode includes a conversation on violence against women and rape as a weapon of war.
Kathleen McInnis
Senior Fellow, International Security Program and Director, Smart Women, Smart Power Initiative