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Addressing Global and European Challenges: Angela Merkel

Gender Culture in Unified Germany

January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sarah Glatte is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Politics and International Relations at the University of Oxford. Broadly, her dissertation investigates gender gaps in political participation in unified Germany. Sarah recently won the...

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By: Marta Rikša Follow @Marta_Riksa The struggle to promote equal opportunities for women within in the EU has a long history, but there is still a lot of work to be done for the reconciliation...

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European Commissioner Viviane Reding, who designed the boardroom quota, discusses the proposal during a seminar of the ALDEADLE EP group on 7 November 2012 (Photo: ALDEADLE Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for EU)

Welcome aboard? The EU women quota for boardrooms

February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

By: Marta Rikša Follow @Marta_Riksa   Near the end of last year, the European Commission proposed legislation that would require major publicly listed companies in Europe to have women constitute forty percent of their non-executive...

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