Historic Gender Bill for Women's Representation

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Against incredible odds, Mali passed new legislation guaranteeing more seats for women at the political table. In November 2015, the Malian Parliament adopted a gender quota bill that will reserve onethird of government jobs for women, including in elected offices

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Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 5:15am

Last updated: May 31, 2018