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Women rank high in Rwanda’s government

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Women rank high in Rwanda’s government

Rwanda's parliament is 56 percent female -- the first in the world in which women hold a majority (45 out of 80) of seats.

Posted: December 8, 2008 10:57   Comments: 4
Rwanda’s parliament mandates quota for women

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Rwanda’s parliament mandates quota for women

Women make up 48 percent of Rwanda's parliament -- a result of both an electoral quota and of the death of many men in the country's 1994 genocide.

Posted: September 16, 2008 19:56   Comments: 0

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