Gender Quotas Database

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Bolivia

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  • Ardaya, Gloria 2008 'La democracia y las buenas practices de inclusion de las mujeres en la política' in Sample, K. and Llanos, B. (ed) Del Dicho al Hecho International IDEA
  • Benavides, J.C. 2003. ‘Women’s Political Participation in Bolivia: Progress and Obstacles’ in International IDEA The Implementation of Quotas: Latin American
    Experiences, Quota Workshop Report Series no. 2, Stockholm: International IDEA, pp. 104–11.
  • ‘Cinco partidos incumplen leyes sobre cuotas electorales’ (Five parties do not meet the laws on electoral quotas). 2002. Cimacnoticias.com, April 3.
  • Htun, Mala N. 2002. ‘Mujeres y poder político en Latinoamérica,’ in International IDEA, Mujeres en el Parlamento. Más allá de los números, Stockholm: International IDEA, pp. 19-44.
  • Htun, Mala N. and Mark P. Jones. 2002. ‘Engendering the Right to Participate in Decision-Making: Electoral Quotas and Women's Leadership in Latin America.’ Nikki Craske and Maxine Molyneux(ed.) Gender and the Politics of Rights and Democracy in Latin America. New York: Palgrave. pp. 32-56.
  • Peschard, Jacqueline. 2002. ‘El sistema de cuotas en América Latina. Panorama general,’ in International IDEA. Mujeres en el Parlamento. Más allá de los números, Stockholm: International IDEA, pp. 173-186.
  • Jimenez Polanco, Jacqueline. 2001. ‘La représentation politique des femmes en Amérique Latine: une analyse comparée’ (Women's political representation in Latin America: a comparative analysis). Bérengère Marques-Pereira and Patricio Nolasco (ed.) La représentation politique des femmes en Amérique Latine(Women's political representation in Latin America). Brussels: L'Harmattan. pp. 27-81.
  • Women's Leadership Conference of the Americas. 2001. Women and Power in the Americas: A Report Card. Washington: Women's Leadership Conference of the Americas.
  • Htun, Mala N. 1998. Women's Political Participation, Representation and Leadership in Latin America. Issue Brief, Women's Leadership Conference of the Americas.
  • Estrada, Cecilia. 1998. ‘Bolivia: Mecanismos institucionales para la igualdad de oportunidades de hombres y mujeres y La mujer en el ejercicio de poder y la adopción de decisiones’ (Bolivia: Institutional mechanisms for equality of opportunities for women and men, and women in power and decision-making). Silvia Vega Ugalde(ed.) Acceso de las mujeres a la toma de decisiones en los países andinos(Access of women to decision-making in the Andean countries). Quito:
  • Gutierrez, Estrella. 1997. ‘Women-Latam: Andean Women Flex Their Political Muscle.’ Interpress Service, September 23.
  • Inter-Parliamentary Union. 1997a. Men and Women in Politics: Democracy Still in the Making, A World Comparative Study. Geneva: Inter-Parliamentary Union.
  • Rocha, Juan Carlos. 1997. ‘Bolivia-Women: Women Score a Win for Political Equality.’ Interpress Service, March.
  • Bolivia Parliament website, http://www.congreso.gov.bo/

Other Links

Inter-Parliamentary Union. http://www.ipu.org/

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliament in 2015: The year in review”: http://www.ipu.org/pdf/publications/WIP2015-e.pdf

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliament: 20 years in review”: http://www.ipu.org/pdf/publications/WIP20Y-en.pdf

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliaments: World and Regional Averages”: http://www.ipu.org/wmn-e/world.htm

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliaments: World Classification ”: http://www.ipu.org/wmn-e/classif.htm

Women's Environment and Development Organization, www.wedo.org

Online Women in Politics, www.onlinewomeninpolitics.org

Note: The sources and additional reading indicated above are mostly only available in English. We welcome recommendations of additional sources in other languages.

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