Women are making their voice heard in Sri Lankan local politics
National level politics in Sri Lanka is in unusual turmoil. Yet, long-term positive changes are happening at the local level among women politicians. For many...Read more
Political Parties of Finland for Democracy – Demo Finland is a co-operative organisation of all Finnish parliamentary parties. It enhances democracy by supporting collaborative projects between Finnish political parties and political parties in new and developing democracies.
Women remain underrepresented in politics at all levels across the world. Reasons behind this are both practical and structural. Demo Finland’s policy brief takes a look at these reasons as well as ways to enhance women’s participation in decision-making. The publication includes recommendations for donors, national governments and political parties to strengthen the political participation of women-