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A List of the parliament of women

A List of the parliament of women

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Published by Printed for T.N. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Anecdotes.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreAnecdotes.
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1152:49.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 broadside.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16724980M

    A survey finds a record number of women are serving as members of parliament worldwide. The report by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) shows last year, women occupied nearly 22 percent of. The reserved seats for women are a necessity, considering the economic and social factors which discourage women from stepping into the public sphere. Without this quota, we would probably see a parliament mostly bereft of women- and thus, undemocratic and unrepresentative.

    Parliament definition is - a formal conference for the discussion of public affairs; specifically: a council of state in early medieval England. How to use parliament in a sentence.   The Alliance For Change tonight released its list 9 MPs for the new Parliament. APNU will have the other 22 seats won by the coalition at the March 2nd .

      After garnering the unenviable position of being among the 10 worst countries for gender equality in the world, a glimmer of hope has emerged in Egypt after 89 women were elected as members the upcoming parliament, marking the highest female representation in Egypt’s parliamentary history. After parliamentary elections saw voters elect 75 women out of a possible seats in the new . Parliament definition, the legislature of Great Britain, historically the assembly of the three estates, now composed of Lords Spiritual and Lords Temporal, forming together the House of Lords, and representatives of the counties, cities, boroughs, and universities, forming the .


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