International: You get what you pay for! (2010)

20 April 2010
The enormous amounts of money spent on militarism would be more than enough to finance gender equality and the Millennium Development Goals. This does not mean that cuts in military expenditure would automatically lead to increased resources for gender equality and the advancement of women. To accomplish this, governments in all parts of the world need to introduce gender aware budgeting and reallocate resources spent on the military.
Author:
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF)
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