Christine Ahn is a policy and research analyst with the Global Fund for Women and a Foreign Policy In Focus columnist.
The road to peace in Korea runs through Washington, but women must steward it along the way.
USAID spending often means less security and more violence against women, particularly women human rights defenders.
South Korea's conservative government is building a naval base on top of a wealth of natural treasures -- and it's dead set on keeping environmentalists out of the discussion.
Why are the organizers of the World Conservation Congress holding their meeting near the construction of a military base in South Korea that is destroying the environment?
The South Korean government used the National Security Law to suppress dissent in Jeju in 1948 and again today.
All eyes are on North Korea after Kim Jong Il's death. But the real changes are taking place in the South.
APEC's leaders are pushing more of the same in the Pacific -- but civil society is pushing back.
U.S. military bases are very costly to the people of the Asia-Pacific region and to people here in America as well.
The struggle over Jeju Island in South Korea is heating up, with civil society activists standing up against a powerful military.
Whistleblowers have unearthed the widespread use of Agent Orange by the U.S. military in Korea.
The IMF has been violating women since 1945.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn's alleged attack on a hotel housekeeper is shocking and deeply symbolic of the IMF's attitude towards women.
The personal acts of Dominique Strauss-Kahn mirror the policy impacts of the institution he heads up.
Closing U.S. military bases overseas is a key part of moving the money to meet human needs at home and abroad.
Here's some good news in celebration of International Women's Day.
The Obama administration is pushing a free trade agreement that will have dire consequences for Koreans.
The United States can play an important role in dialing back tensions in the disputed waters between North and South Korea, writes columnist Christine Ahn.
The UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security just turned 10 years old -- but few nations are helping it meet its goals of involving women in peacemaking and peacekeeping.
The solution to our economic crisis lies in drastically reducing our military budget.
The U.S.-South Korea FTA is broken and not worth fixing.