Selected as one of the indicators for the power pillar, the question on “men make better political leaders than women do” serves a significant role in understanding the perception of women political leaders from the angle of public attitude.

New York, 28 November- The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development offers an unprecedented opportunity for societies to ensure that women have equal access to lead public institutions on the path to transformative change. Today, UNDP and partners launched two groundbreaking initiatives to accelerate progress towards the Global Goals.

On November 15, 2017, The Women in Public Service Project at the Wilson Center hosted a private conversation with the UAE Gender Balance Council, featuring Her Excellency Mona Al Marri, Vice President of the UAE Gender Balance Council (UGBC) and Director General, Government of Dubai Media Office (GDMO).

In this episode, the Ambassador of Finland to the United States, Kirsti Kauppi discusses what it’s like to be a woman working in foreign relations, what it means to be visible, and the differences between the United States and Finland in gender equality efforts and government institutions.