Research and Publications on Women's Leadership

Jan 01, 2017

"Women candidates wonder whether they should talk about their families and personal lives and how to do so without alienating voters."


Jan 01, 2017

This collection of essays addresses the glaring gap between policy commitments and actual investments in gender equality, ranging across sectors and focusing on development aid, peace-building and climate funds.

Dec 13, 2016

House of Commons Library

This briefing sets out key statistics for women in Parliament and other elected bodies in the UK.

Dec 07, 2016

"During the 2011 popular uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), economic grievances fueled much of the frustration and anger that protesters directed toward their respective governments. Since then, the region’s governments have enacted a variety of policies in an attempt to stimulate growth and development, but their economies still face an array of problems. Despite this, one resource remains underutilized: women."

Nov 01, 2016

Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)

The document Equality and women’s autonomy in the sustainable development agenda, was prepared by ECLAC as a contribution to the XIII Regional Conference on Women in Latin America and the Caribbeanorganized by ECLAC and the Uruguayan government, which took place in Montevideo, October 25-28 2016.

Oct 25, 2016

The World Economic Forum (WEF)

Talent and technology together will determine how the Fourth Industrial Revolution can be harnessed to deliver sustainable economic growth and innumerable benefits to society.