Skip to main content
x

SHIFTING TERRAINS OF POLITICAL PARTICIPATION IN SUDAN- Elements dating from the second colonial (1898–1956) period to the contemporary era

23 July 2021

Published: 20 July 2021

Language: English

Pages: 102

ISBN: 978-91-7671-448-5 (Print)

ISBN: 978-91-7671-449-2 (PDF)

SITUATIONAL ANALYSIS OF WOMEN'S POLITICAL PARTICIPATION IN BOTSWANA

23 July 2021
With less than a decade to go to 2030, the deadline for the Sustainable Development Goals, women constitute just 11% of MPs and 18% of councillors in Botswana: well below the gender parity target and among the lowest proportions in Southern Africa. Author: Gender Links

SHIFTING TERRAINS OF POLITICAL PARTICIPATION IN SUDAN

23 July 2021
This report presents elements of the development of Sudanese women’s political participation through time. It highlights several political routes from their early days until the contemporary era. The study is based on an analysis of secondary sources alongside empirical data derived from four states within Sudan, namely: Blue Nile, Central Darfur, Kassala and River Nile. Author(s): Azza Ahmed Abdel Aziz and Aroob Alfaki

Gender Links Launches a Situational Analysis on the Status of Women in Political Participation in Botswana

24 June 2021
The objectives of the Situational Analysis is to provide a comprehensive overview of the state of women’s participation in political decision making at all levels, including in political parties, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) and the media. It highlight the importance women’s full and effective participation and equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision making in political and public life and make recommendations for increasing WPP. The research was conducted during the months of October to December 2020. The launch of the Situational Analysis will bring together women from all political parties who participated in the research, development partners, government, stakeholders, CSOs and academia.

POLICY BRIEF ON WOMEN'S POLITICAL PARTICIPATION IN ZIMBABWE

19 May 2021
This policy briefs is informed by the situational analysis on women participation in politics conducted by Padare/Enkundleni Men’s Forum on Gender in May 2020. The brief will discuss the challenges, lessons learnt, good practises and recommendations to increase women political participation. Politics in this brief is applied broadly to refer to leadership and decision-making positions in public office and private office. Cette note politique s'appuie sur l'analyse de la situation de la participation des femmes à la politique menée par le Forum Padare/Enkundleni Forum des hommes sur le genre en mai 2020. La note traite des défis, des leçons apprises, des bonnes pratiques et des recommandations pour accroître la participation des femmes à la vie politique. Dans ce dossier, le terme "politique" est appliqué au sens large pour désigner les postes de direction et de décision dans les fonctions publiques et privées.

Situational Analysis of Women’s Political Participation in Zimbabwe

19 May 2021
The state of women’s political participation in Zimbabwe is undesirable, an anti-thesis to the country’s development. Despite proclaiming a Constitutional democracy, there are contestations, contradictions and complexities regarding how women are participating in various sectors of the political landscape. The data in this study shows that women are underrepresented across the executive, cabinet, legislature, judiciary, traditional leadership, public sector and private sector. Women continued to encounter a myriad of long established challenges and emerging ones that continue to define or mis-define their political participation.

POLICY BRIEF ON WOMEN'S POLITICAL PARTICIPATION IN ZIMBABWE

19 May 2021

This policy briefs is informed by the situational analysis on women participation in politics conducted by Padare/Enkundleni Men’s Forum on Gender in May 2020.

Analyse situationnelle de la participation politique des femmes au Zimbabwe

19 May 2021
L'état de la participation politique des femmes au Zimbabwe n'est pas souhaitable, c'est une antithèse au développement du pays. Malgré la proclamation d'une démocratie constitutionnelle, il existe des contestations, des contradictions et des complexités concernant la manière dont les femmes participent à divers secteurs du paysage politique. Les données de cette étude montrent que les femmes sont sous-représentées dans l'exécutif, le cabinet, le corps législatif, le pouvoir judiciaire, le leadership traditionnel, le secteur public et le secteur privé. Les femmes continuent de se heurter à une myriade de défis établis de longue date et de nouveaux défis qui continuent de définir ou de mal définir leur participation politique.

Situational Analysis of Women’s Political Participation in Zimbabwe

19 May 2021
The state of women’s political participation in Zimbabwe is undesirable, an anti-thesis to the country’s development. Despite proclaiming a Constitutional democracy, there are contestations, contradictions and complexities regarding how women are participating in various sectors of the political landscape. The data in this study shows that women are underrepresented across the executive, cabinet, legislature, judiciary, traditional leadership, public sector and private sector. Women continued to encounter a myriad of long established challenges and emerging ones that continue to define or mis-define their political participation.

Report: FAWE's Validation Workshop on WPP Policy Briefs on Kenya and Tanzania

19 May 2021
The Forum for African Women Educationalists (FAWE) on the 10 and 11 March 2021 hosted a validation workshop with WPP consortium members, civil society organisation, academia and government representatives.
Subscribe to Library