Peer-reviewed Articles

Martin de Almagro, Maria and Schulz, Philipp (2022) Gender and Transitional Justice, Oxford Encyclopedia of International Studies. Open access.

Martin de Almagro, Maria and Bargués-Pedreny, Pol (2022) A feminist opening of resilience: Elizabeth Grosz, Liberian Peace Huts and IR critiques. Journal of International Relations and Development.

Martin de Almagro, Maria (2022) Building Feminist Peace: Gender, legal reforms and social reproduction in post-UNMIL Liberia, European Journal of Gender and Politics, 5 (1).

Curtis, D., Ebila, F. and Martin de Almagro, M. (2022) Memoirs of women-in-conflict: Ugandan ex-combatants and the production of knowledge on security and peacebuilding, Security Dialogue, open access here:

Maria Martin de Almagro (2021) Indicators and Success Stories: The UN Sustaining Peace Agenda, Bureaucratic Power, and Knowledge Production in Post-War Settings, International Studies Quarterly, 65 (3): 699-711.

Maria Martin de Almagro and Caitlin Ryan (2020). Introduction.  Critical perspectives of Gender and Politics: Bridging the gap between Feminist Security Studies and Feminist Political Economy through Women, Peace and Security. Politics and Gender.

Bargues-Pedreny, P. and Maria Martin de Almagro (2020) Prevention from Afar: Gendering Resilience and Sustaining Hope in post-UNMIL Liberia, Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding, 14(3): 327- 348.

Maria Martin de Almagro and Caitlin Ryan (2019) Subverting economic empowerment: Towards a postcolonial feminist framework on gender (in)securities in postwar settings, European Journal of International Relations, 25 (4), 1059-1079.

Holmes, G., M., Wright, K. A., Basu, S., Hurley, M., Martin de Almagro, M., Guerrina, R., & Cheng, C. (2019) Feminist Experiences of ‘Studying Up’: Encounters with International Institutions. Millennium47(2), 210–230.

Maria Martin de Almagro (2018) “Hybrid clubs: A feminist Approach to Peacebuilding in the Democratic Republic of Congo”, Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding, 12 (3): 319-334.

Maria Martin de Almagro (2018) “Lost Boomerangs, the Rebound Effect and Transnational Advocacy Networks: a discursive approach to norm diffusion”, Review of International Studies, 44 (4): 672-693.

Maria Martin de Almagro (2018) “Producing Participants: Gender, Race, Class, and Women, Peace and Security”, Global Society, 32 (4): 395-414.

Martin de Almagro, Maria “Post-conflict women’s movements in turmoil: the challenges of success in Liberia in the 2005-aftermath”, Journal of Modern African Studies, (with Debusscher, P.), 54 (2): 293-316, 2016.

Martin de Almagro, Maria “Parcours croisés d’une internationalisation du militantisme féminin au Burundi et au Libéria”, in Recherches Féministes, 29 (2), 2016.

Martin de Almagro, Maria “Politicized discourses: A reflexive approach to the transnational campaign on Women, Peace and Security and its local narratives in Burundi and Liberia”, in Anthropology & Development, 43, 2016.

Martin de Almagro, Maria “Negotiated contestation in Peacebuilding: Maintaining or Transforming Systemic Narratives?” Critical Studies on Security, 3 (3), 2015.

Martin de Almagro, Maria “La desglobalización de la sociedad civil: El rebote del boomerang”, en Revista CIDOB d’Affers Internacionals, n. 105, 2014.

Martin de Almagro, Maria “How Bureaucracies Listen to Courts: Bureaucratized Calculations and European Law”, with Scott Greer, Law and Social Inquiry, 39 (2): 361-386, 2014.

Martin de Almagro, Maria  Being Spain in Brussels”, with Scott Greer, The International Journal of Iberian Studies, 24 (2): 71-89, 2012.

Book Chapters 

Martin de Almagro, Maria (2023) “Feminist Peacebuilding Governance”, in Marian Sawer, Lee Ann Banaszak, Jacqui True and Johanna Kantola (eds) Handbook of Feminist Governance, Elgar, pp. 227 -237.

Martin de Almagro, Maria (2021) “Genre et Sécurité”, in Sondarjee, M. and D. Cahouette (eds) Genre en Relations Internationales. Perspectives et enjeux féministes, Presses de l’Université de Montréal.

Martin de Almagro, María. “Mainstreaming Gender in European Union Transitional Justice Policy: Towards a Transformative Approach?.” In Gender Roles in Peace and Security, pp. 149-164. Springer, Cham, 2020.

Martin de Almagro, Maria “UN missions, national institutions, and local civil society: Necessary partners or strange bedfellows in peacebuilding? The cases of Liberia and Burundi”, in R. Marchetti (ed.) Cooperation and Competition between Government and NGOs: Perspectives from Asia, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Routledge, 2017

Martin de Almagro, Maria «La professionnalisation des associations locales des femmes dans la reconstruction post-conflit au Burundi : une stratégie de survie ? », in D. Paternotte and P. Meier (eds.) La professionnalisation des luttes pour l’égalité : enjeux théoriques et politiques, Louvain-la-Neuve, Academia, 2017.

Martin de Almagro, Maria “Negotiating gender security: the transnationalisation of local women activists in post-conflict Burundi and Liberia”, in S. Takhar (ed) Gender and Race Matter: Global Perspectives on Being a Woman, Emerald Group Publishing – Advances in Gender Research Series, 2016, pp. 107-125.

Martin de Almagro, Maria (with Scott Greer) “What Spain does When Spain cares: Bureaucracy, Preference Formation and Interest Representation in EU Policy Making”, in C. Blanco Sío-López and S. Muñoz (eds./dirs.), Converging Pathways: Spain and the European Integration Process / Itinerarios Cruzados: España y el proceso de construcción europea, Bruxelles, Bern, Berlin, Frankfurt am Main, New York, Oxford, Wien [P.I.E. Peter Lang], 2013

Martin de Almagro, Maria (with Jean Frédéric Morin) “Spirals of Contentions: The lifecycle of transnational issues”, in B. Reinalda (ed.) Routledge Handbook of International Organization, 2013, pp. 350-360.

 Working Papers and Policy Briefs

Yolande Bouka, Stéfanie von Hlatky, Stéphanie Martel, Sarah-Myriam Martin-Brûlé, Maria Martin de Almagro Iniesta and Marie-Joëlle Zahar, “Is Canada’s Foreign Policy Really Feminist? Analysis and Recommendations,” Policy Report 13, Network for Strategic Analysis, 23 September 2021.

Martin de Almagro, Maria Transitional Justice and Women, Peace and Security. A critical Reading of the EU Framework, London School of Economics, Women, Peace and Security Working Paper Series, WP5, June 2017

Martin de Almagro, Maria “EU engagement with local civil society in the Great Lakes region”, Istituto d’Affari Internazionali, WP 1317, Rome, May 2013, ISBN 978-88-98042-88-3

Op-Eds, Magazine Articles, and Commentaries

Martin de Almagro, Maria “Les violences faites aux femmes”, Collective des femmes congolaises pour la Paix et la Justice website, January 2012.

Martin de Almagro, Maria “Open letter to Jose Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission”, in L’Europe en débat, ARTE, November 2010

Book Review

Martin de Almagro, M. “Gender, UN Peacebuilding and Security”, Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding, Comparative book review of Gender Politics and Security Discourse: Personal-political imaginations and feminism in ‘post-conflict’ Serbia, by Laura McLeod. New York: Routledge, 2016 and Gender, UN Peacebuilding, and the Politics of Space: Locating legitimacy, by Laura J. Shepherd. Oxford: OUP, 2017.

Martin de Almagro, Maria Feminist Security Studies – A Narrative approach, by Wibben, A. (2011) PRIO New Security Studies, Routledge, in e-IR, 2013

Martin de Almagro, Maria African Women’s Movements – Transforming Political Landscapes, by Tripp et al. (2009) Cambridge University Press, in e-IR, 2013