Women in government in the modern era are under-represented in most
countries worldwide, in contrast to men. However, women are increasingly being
Women In Government is a national, non-profit, non-partisan organization of
women state legislators. Women In Government has provided leadership ...
Prepare, promote, support and mentor women for senior leadership positions in
the Federal Government. Build a powerful network to share experiences, ...
Feb 3, 2016 ... A statistical overview of women's roles in governments in Canada, the United
States and Globally.
The timeline that follows includes memorable firsts for women in their quest to
become part of the United States Government. 1766 - Mary Katherine Goddard ...
Mar 7, 2014 ... At the current rate of progress, it will take nearly 500 years for women to reach fair
representation in government.
Nov 5, 2015 ... Canada isn't the first country to take steps to increase women's representation in
government. The countries with the most female lawmakers ...
Sep 27, 2012 ... The U.S. ranks #69 among countries with the highest percentage of women in
government. Countries that have a higher percentage of women ...
As of January 2015, only 17 per cent of government ministers were women, with
the majority overseeing social sectors, such as education and the family .
193 countries are classified by descending order of the percentage of women in
the lower or single House. Comparative data on the world and regional ...