Our Interviews

Fawzia Zainal
April 11, 2022
Fawzia Zaynal, President of the Council of Representatives, Bahrain
Fawzia Zainal is the President of Bahrain’s Council of Representatives, the first woman to fill this position in the country’s history.  This interview was conducted on 6 September 2021, in Vienna (Austria), during the 13th Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament. Click on the Settings button for...
Jemma Nunu Kumba
March 24, 2022
Jemma Nunu Kumba, Speaker of the Transitional National Legislative Assembly, South Sudan
Jemma Nunu Kumba is the Speaker of the Transitional National Legislative Assembly of South Sudan. This interview was conducted on 6 September 2021, in Vienna (Austria), during the 13th Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament. Click on the Settings button for subtitles in Arabic, English, and Spanish...
Éliane Tillieux
February 28, 2022
Éliane Tillieux, President of the Chamber of Representatives, Belgium
Éliane Tillieux is the President of the Chamber of Representatives of Belgium. This interview was conducted on 6 September 2021, in Vienna (Austria), during the 13th Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament. Click on the Settings button for subtitles in Arabic, English, and Spanish.
February 14, 2022
Christine Razanamahasoa, President of the National Assembly, Madagascar
Christine Razanamahasoa is the President of the National Assembly of Madagascar. This interview was conducted on 6 September 2021, in Vienna (Austria), during the 13th Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament. Click on the Settings button for subtitles in Arabic, English, and Spanish.
Esperança Laurinda Francisco Nhiuane Bias
February 7, 2022
Esperança Bias, President of the Assembly of the Republic, Mozambique
Esperança Laurinda Francisco Nhiuane Bias is the President of the Assembly of the Republic of Mozambique. This interview was conducted on 6 September 2021, in Vienna (Austria), during the 13th Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament. Click on the Settings button for subtitles in Arabic, English,...
mabel chinomona
January 31, 2022
Mabel Chinomona, President of the Senate, Zimbabwe
Mabel Chinomona is the President of the Senate of Zimbabwe. This interview was conducted on 6 September 2021, in Vienna (Austria), during the 13th Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament. Click on the Settings button for subtitles in Arabic, French, and Spanish.
Tone Wilhelmsen Trøen
January 24, 2022
Tone Wilhelmsen Trøen, Former Speaker of the Parliament (Storting), Norway
Tone Wilhelmsen Trøen is a former Speaker of the Norwegian Parliament (Storting). This interview was conducted on 6 September 2021, in Vienna (Austria), during the 13th Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament. Click on the Settings button for subtitles in Arabic, French, and Spanish.
Annita Demetriou_Interview
January 17, 2022
Annita Demetriou, President of the House of Representatives, Cyprus
Annita Demetriou is President of the House of the Representatives of Cyprus. She is the first woman and youngest person to hold the post. This interview was conducted on 6 September 2021 in Vienna, Austria, during the 13th Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament. Click on the Settings button for...
January 26, 2021
Leandre Dal Ponte, Member of Parliament, Brazil
Leandre Dal Ponte is a Member of Parliament from Brazil. This interview was conducted in March 2019 in the margins of the sixty-third session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63) in New York.