Gender Quotas Database


Korea, Republic of

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  • Kim, Won-hong, 2000. ‘The 16th General Elections and Advancement of Women to the National Assembly.’ Korean Women Today. Summer.
  • Sun-uk, Kim. 1995. ‘Meaning of the Quota system as a Policy for Women and its Introduction Methods.’ Women's Studies Forum. 11. pp. 29-54.

Other Links

Inter-Parliamentary Union.

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliament in 2015: The year in review”:

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliament: 20 years in review”:

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliaments: World and Regional Averages”:

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliaments: World Classification ”:

Women's Environment and Development Organization,

Online Women in Politics,

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