Interview

April 29, 2016
Torild Skard , Norwegian politician and researcher
Torild Skard's most recent book, Women of Power, has been awarded the Outstanding Academic Title for 2015 by CHOICE, the US Library journal. Ms Skard has led a vibrant political career. She was the first woman to hold the position of President of the Norwegian Upper House in 1973. She is also a...
April 26, 2016
Pam Damoff, Pam Damoff is Member of Parliament in Canada
Pam Damoff is a business professional and community activist who has served as a Town Councillor in Oakville since 2010. Her extensive public service is combined with over 27 years of corporate experience on Bay Street. She has been elected to represent the riding of Oakville North-Burlington in...
April 25, 2016
Megan Gerrard, Senior Programme Officer for Gender-Based Violence Prevention, Women's Refugee Commission
April 21, 2016
Oluremi Tinubu, Member of the Nigerian Senate, Chairperson of the Senate Committee on Women's Affairs
Senator Oluremi Tinubu represents Lagos Central Senatorial District on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). An educationist, administrator, philanthropist and Officer of the Order of the Niger, she was the exemplary First Lady of Lagos State between 1999 and 2007, during which...
April 14, 2016
Sheila Malcolmson , Member of Parliament in Canada
Sheila Malcolmson is a Member of Parliament in Canada and the New Democratic Party’s Status of Women Spokesperson. This interview was conducted during the Inter-parliamentary Union annual parliamentary day meeting, in cooperation with UN Women on 15 March 2016, on the sidelines of the sixtieth...
April 7, 2016
Fathia Aden Mahabub, Member of Parliament in Kenya
Fathia Aden Mahabub is a Member of Parliament in Kenya. This interview was conducted during the Inter-parliamentary Union annual parliamentary day meeting, in cooperation with UN Women on 15 March 2016, on the sidelines of the sixtieth session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). Fathia...
April 4, 2016
Jennette Arnold, Chair of the London Assembly
On International women’s day,Uday Nagaraju interveiwed Jennette Arnold OBE AM, Chair of the London Assembly since May 2015. and shared it with iKNOW Politics. They talked about measures to achieve gender equality in politics at the local and regional levels, and Ms Arnold’s achievements in...
April 1, 2016
Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh , Member of Parliament in the UK
Scotland entered into a political union with England in 1707, and as a country within the United Kingdom (UK), it has since then sent representatives to the UK Parliament at Westminster in London. Currently, 59 Members of Parliament (MPs) from Scotland represent Scottish constituencies at the UK...
April 1, 2016
Dr Lisa Cameron, Member of Parliament in the UK
Scotland entered into a political union with England in 1707, and as a country within the United Kingdom (UK), it has since then sent representatives to the UK Parliament at Westminster in London. Currently, 59 Members of Parliament (MPs) from Scotland represent Scottish constituencies at the UK...