#Women in Government

  • Article: Victoria's State Government Has An Equal Gender Cabinet For The First Time In History

    Victoria's State Government Has An Equal Gender Cabinet For The First Time In History

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 7, 2018

    There are 11 men and 11 women in Victoria's new cabinet line-up. Read more

  • Article: 31 Young Girls Are Set to Take Over the Australian Federal Parliament

    31 Young Girls Are Set to Take Over the Australian Federal Parliament

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 26, 2018

    The Girls Take Over Parliament Event ensures young girls and women have their opinions heard. Read more

  • Article: Kenyan Lawmakers Debate Giving Women a Third of Parliament Seats

    Kenyan Lawmakers Debate Giving Women a Third of Parliament Seats

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 21, 2018

    Currently, women hold 23% of seats in Kenya's lower and upper houses of parliament combined. Read more

  • Article: Canada Will Welcome Women Foreign Ministers of the World in First-Ever Summit

    Canada Will Welcome Women Foreign Ministers of the World in First-Ever Summit

    By Joanna Prisco|July 19, 2018

    The gathering will take place in Montreal. Read more

  • Article: This Territory in Canada Just Doubled the Number of Women Elected to Government

    This Territory in Canada Just Doubled the Number of Women Elected to Government

    By Jackie Marchildon|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Nov. 1, 2017

    In 2013, there were three women elected in Nunavut’s 22 constituencies. Read more

  • Article: The Next Mayor of This 100,000-Person Utah City Will Be a Woman — But Which One?

    The Next Mayor of This 100,000-Person Utah City Will Be a Woman — But Which One?

    By Phineas Rueckert|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Oct. 20, 2017

    But which woman will it be? Read more

  • Feature: The Girls’ Guide to Getting Into Government: Our 10 Top Tips

    The Girls’ Guide to Getting Into Government

    By Daniele Selby|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Sept. 27, 2017

    Getting into politics is easier said than done, we’ve got 10 pro-tips to get you started. Read more