2002 - 2003 IPF Fellow
2002 - 2003: Representation of women in the Polish parliament
The aim of the project is to critically assess possibilities for the implementation of gender equality legislation in the area of electoral law (quotas) in light of Polish parliamentary elections; constructively contribute to debate on the issue within Poland and in other Central and East European countries; and write a research and policy paper recommending legislation and related action to increase women's participation in politics for Polish women politicians and parliamentarians interested in equal opportunity, non-governmental organizations working in the area of women's political activism in Poland, and other relevant actors in countries of the region.
Working groups: Gender Policy, Democratic Governance, Transparency and Accountability
Relevant countries: Poland