Women’s participation in politics and decision-making in Albania
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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Geographic coverage: Europe and Central Asia Albania
Subject areas: Decision-making Leadership and political participation
Resource type(s): Assessments
UN Women office publishing: Europe and Central Asia
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Governing body/ies: UN Women Executive Board
Publishing entity/ies: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)