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Pikria Tsabaurahsvili - independent candidate

Women's Information Center


Pikria Tsabaurahsvili is Imedi’s Hero. In past non-political active citizen, she may become the majoritarian MP of Jinvali in Dusheti region

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Georgian Local Elections 2014 Gender Statistics


Gender composition of candidates registered by initiative groups for majority system elections (Tbilisi) Total: 5 – 5 men and 0 women

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In Georgia's self-governmental bodies less women will be presented than it was after 2010 elections


Among 1015 candidates in majority system, which are registered by initiative groups, only 115 are females

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Ségolène Royal returns in French cabinet reshuffle


France's new prime minister, Manuel Valls, has unveiled a 'combat government' with some surprising appointees. Of the 15 top cabinet posts, seven are now held by women

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Socialist Anne Hidalgo elected first female mayor of Paris


Anne Hidalgo, the leftist deputy of the outgoing mayor Betrand Delanoe, has been elected as Paris’ first female mayor in Sunday’s run-off vote, according to exit polls

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Progress for women in politics, but glass ceiling remains firm


There are also 46 countries with more than 30 per cent of women MPs in at least one chamber, up from 42 in January 2013. The trend, if it continues, would bode well for women´s political participation..

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One step closer to electoral quota in Liberia

Susanne Mannberg

Liberia’s Senate has adopted a proposal for an electoral quota system. This is an important step for increasing women’s political participation in the country

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Habiba Sarabi Wants to Be First Female Vice President in Afghanistan


The candidate strode down the aisle separating hundreds of male and female supporters at a campaign rally in Kabul. She shook hands with the women filling the chairs to her right

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A First: Five Women Defense Chiefs Shatter NATO's Glass Ceiling


A NATO official told The Associated Press the five constituted the largest number of women defense ministers to serve at one time since the 28-nation alliance was founded in 1949

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Pikria Tsabaurahsvili - independent candidate

Georgian Local Elections 2014 Gender Statistics

In Georgia's self-governmental bodies less women will be presented than it was after 2010 elections


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