Women’s participation in politics and decision-making in Albania
Authors/editor(s): KLEA FANIKO; SOKOL AVXHIU, SUELA KUSI, ZYHRADA KONGOLI, VALBONA SULCE, FIORELA SHALSI
Public perception studies are an important tool to assess women’s participation in politics and decision-making and identify underlying causes for their current status. This survey was designed to produce comprehensive and reliable data to assess women’s current participation in politics and decision-making that could then be used to inform future measures.
The survey compiled a considerable amount of interesting information which it measured against data from 2008 and used to identify problems to be addressed. Among its findings: A significant majority of interviewees said that women were under-represented in politics and decisions-making because of a political environment dominated by aggressive men.
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Resource Type: Assessments
UN Women office involved in publication: Europe and Central Asia
Publication year: 2013
Number of pages: 78
Publishing Entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)
Governing Bodies: UN Women Executive Board