Weekend Reading on Women’s Representation: Women Leaders Show the Way

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Weekend Reading on Women’s Representation is a compilation of stories about women’s representation in politics, on boards, in sports and entertainment, in judicial offices and in the private sector in the U.S. and around the world—with a little gardening and goodwill mixed in for refreshment!

Weekend Reading on Women's Representation: Women Leaders Show the Way
Women leaders Andrea Merkel, Tsai Ing-wen, Jacinda Ardern, Katrin Jakobsdottir, Sanna Marin, Erna Solberg and Mette Frederikson (CNN.com)

A widely-circulated piece by Avivah Wittenberg-Cox in Forbes discusses the impressive role that women leaders have been playing in reducing the impact of the coronavirus in their respective countries.

These countries all have some form of proportional representation system to elect their parliaments which, in tandem with intentional recruitment strategies, leads to more women getting elected and women’s power becoming normalized….

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