Languages

Advocacy Handbook on Gender and Electoral Reform in Malaysia

The World Economic Forum predicts that the gender gap will not close entirely until 2186. At 106 out of 144 countries, Malaysia’s 2016 Global Gender Gap Index indicates that the biggest inequalities exist in terms of women’s political empowerment. In continuity of National Conference on Gender & Electoral Reform: Making A Difference – a groundbreaking public conversation on women’s representation in elected office held in August 2016, this advocacy handbook is part of the effort to raise awareness and advocate for gender & electoral reform within Malaysia.

Click here to access the handbook. 

English
Region: 
Author: 
Penang Women's Development Corporation-PWDC
Publication year: 
2017
Focus areas: 

Add new comment

(If you're a human, don't change the following field)
Your first name.

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.

You can also use below option to post comment using Social account

Recently Added Resources

These women politicians know how to #NameItChangeIt in...

Live-streamed political program reaches thousands of...

Voting for Women in Belgium's Flexible List System

Akbar Khan, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth...

Documentary: When Women Rule

Women in parliament: Assessing the effectiveness of...

Book: Has Democracy Failed Women?

Yury Fedotov, Yury Fedotov, Director-General of the...

Facebook Live Discussion on the Role of Male Champions...

Somali women’s political participation and leadership...