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Were there any particular barriers for you as a woman as a candidate? (financial, getting nominated/selected, etc.)

12 // SENIOR LEADERSHIP FEMALE MEMBER OF A PARTY (MAJORITY OR OPPOSITION) (PLEASE EXPLAIN YOUR CHOICE) First name / Family name / Country / Party name Area covered

What were the main topics that you campaigned on?

Other questions

Would you stand again? Why/why not?

Questions

Answers

Did political parties have policies in the last electoral manifesto on (Yes – No): violence against women and girls women’s representation anti-discrimination sexual and reproductive rights work–life balance women’s participation in labour market women’s health access to education

From your experience what would make a difference for women: (1) To come forward as candidates (2) During the election campaign

Are there any special arrangements encouraging women’s participation?

What would you do differently if you had to run for elections again?

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Women’s political representation in the Eastern Partnership countries

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Women's Political Representation in the Eastern Partnership Countries  

Council of Europe regional study. Published 15 December 2016.