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There Are More Women In Japan’s Parliament – A Political Break For Japan

There Are More Women In Japan’s Parliament – A Political Break For Japan

Last month’s elections brought in 28 women, taking to 56 the total number of female members in the 245-seat upper house, or nearly 23 per cent, up from 21 per cent before Japan’s parliament opened a special session on Thursday with its most diverse upper house yet, including more women, two severely disabled members and […]

Political Parties Are The Biggest Barriers To Women’s Political Participation In Liberia

Political Parties Are The Biggest Barriers To Women’s Political Participation In Liberia

The country representative of United Nations Women, Lisa Kinderbavei has alleged that political parties are the biggest barriers of women’s political participation in the country. Kinderbavei made the observation recently during her interaction with female journalists at the auditorium of the YMCA in Monrovia. According to her, women play a vibrant and meaningful role in […]