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A New Day for Solomon Islands' Women?
July 01, 2019
A New Day for Solomon Islands' Women?
The Solomon Islands now has 2 women MPs – its most ever. It's both progress and a sign of how far is left to go.
A New Day for Solomon Islands' Women?
The Challenge for Asia's Female Politicians
November 23, 2016
The Challenge for Asia's Female Politicians
Asia is seeing a new wave of successful female politicians, but getting to the top requires hard choices.
The Challenge for Asia's Female Politicians
Nepal Leads South Asia in Women's Political Representation
November 11, 2016
Nepal Leads South Asia in Women's Political Representation
Nepal's Constitution ensures 33 percent of parliamentary seats are reserved for women.
Nepal Leads South Asia in Women's Political Representation
New Leaders Challenge Asia’s Gender Gap
October 31, 2016
New Leaders Challenge Asia’s Gender Gap
Asia's gender gap is still daunting, but more and more women are taking on political leadership roles.
New Leaders Challenge Asia’s Gender Gap
A Top-Down Approach to Changing Japan’s Leadership Structure
July 15, 2014
A Top-Down Approach to Changing Japan’s Leadership Structure
Recent trends show that Abe will have a difficult time bringing new voices into Japan’s culture of leadership.
A Top-Down Approach to Changing Japan’s Leadership Structure
The Changing Role of First Ladies
July 08, 2014
The Changing Role of First Ladies
France and Japan are two countries where a traditional role has evolved rapidly of late.
The Changing Role of First Ladies
Rising Warriors: Women in Opposition Politics
May 29, 2014
Rising Warriors: Women in Opposition Politics
Women joining opposition parties shows the trajectory of political empowerment in Southeast Asia.
Rising Warriors: Women in Opposition Politics
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