Katrina Lee-Koo is Associate Professor of International Relations at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia and Deputy Director of Monash GPS (Gender, Peace and Security) Research Centre.

Kate works on the implementation of the women, peace and security agenda, with a focus upon the Asia Pacific. Currently, her projects examine the implementation of gender provisions in peace agreements, and the impacts of supporting young women’s leadership in the Asia Pacific.  She has been involved in the development and monitoring of the Australian National Action Plan and has been responsible for the writing of civil society’s annual shadow report on the NAP.