Saturday, March 03, 2007
Women 2 Win Should Look to Rwanda
Kiwiblog reports on an IPU paper showing the number of women MPs in different countries and regions HERE. Rwanda has the highest proportion of women MPs 39/80. Nine countries have no women as legislators. The bottom ranked European country is Ukraine at 9%, then Russia 10%, Romania 11%, and France 12%. Britain is joint 52nd with 19.7%. The full table is HERE.