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Who Leads Us is a website which compares the characteristics of those elected to US assemblies with those of the citizens they serve.
Marian Sawer of Australian National University suggests quotas are needed in Australian politics to boost the low number of female parliamentarians.
A database published by International IDEA, Inter-Parliamentary Union and Stockholm University provides information on the use of electoral quotas for women.
The University of Pittsburgh's Melanie Hughes reviews the book Contagious Representation by Frank Thames and Margaret Williams.
Joy McCann of the Australian Parliamentary Library takes a comprehensive look at electoral gender quotas around the world.
The Dean of the Melbourne Law School, Carolyn Evans, says Australian democracy needs more women in politics.
The Director of the Centre for Social Research, Delhi, Ranjana Kumari, says gender discrimination is holding India back.
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Date created: 16 September 2014
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