Gender Quotas Database


State of Palestine

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  • Azzouni, S., ‘Palestine’, in S. Kelly and J. Breslin (eds), Women’s Rights in the Middle East and North Africa: Progress Amid Resistance (New York: Freedom House, 2010), accessed 04 April 2014;

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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