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Online Publications

Global

Women in Parliament: Beyond Numbers
http://www.idea.int/women/parl/toc.htm
International IDEA

Women's Political Participation and Good Governance: 21st Century Challenges http://magnet.undp.org/new/pdf/gender/wpp/women_book.pdf
United Nations Development Programme

Promoting Gender Equality Worldwide (2001)
http://www.britishcouncil.org/governance/gendev/netnews/pdf/network23.pdf
The British Council

Promoting Gender Equity in the Democratic Process: Women's Paths to Political Participation and Decisionmaking by Patricia Ahern, Paul Nuti, Julia M. Masterson (2000)
http://www.cedpa.org/publications/pdf/promotingprowid.pdf
Center for Development and Population Activities

The Quota System: Women's Boon or Bane? (2000)
http://www.cld.org/waw5.htm
Center for Legislative Development

Unfinished Democracy(2000)
http://www.unesco.org/courier/2000_06/uk/doss22.htm
The Courier (UNESCO)

Is Democracy Good for Women? The Impact of Democratic Transitions on the Representation of Women in the National Parliaments of Southern Africa by Ineke van Kessel (1999)
http://www.niza.nl/uk/press/docs/women_onthe_rise/lecture_vankessel.htm
Netherlands Institute for Southern Africa; Institute of Social Studies, The Hague

Africa

Women's Political Participation in SADC by Colleen Lowe Morna
http://www.idea.int/ideas_work/22_s_africa/elections_7_womens_participation.htm
International IDEA

The Second Sex Comes to the Fore by Rodney Mac-Johnson (2002)
http://www.worldpress.org/Africa/538.cfm
World Press News

New Trends in Women's Political Participation by Aili Tripp (2001)
http://democracy.stanford.edu/Seminar/AiliTripp.pdf
Workshop on Democracy in Africa in Comparative Perspective

South Africa: A Strategic Ascent by Shireen Hassim (2000)
http://www.unesco.org/courier/2000_06/uk/doss12.htm
UNESCO Courier

Americas

Moving into Power: Changing the Rules of the Game
http://www.iadb.org/sds/doc/Prolead-MovingIntoPower-E.pdf
PROLEAD

Does Women's Representation in Elected Office Lead to Women-Friendly Policy? (US) by Amy Caiazza (2002)
http://www.iwpr.org/pdf/i910.pdf
Institute for Women's Policy Research

Women Energizing Mexico's Election Season by Laurence Pantin (2002)
http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm/dyn/aid/793/context/archive
Women's E News

A Dialogue of Women Political Leaders (2001)
http://www.thedialogue.org/publications/Politicsmatter.pdf
Inter-American Dialogue

Women and Power in the Americas (2001)
www.thedialogue.org/publications/womenandpower_emb.pdf
Inter-American Dialogue

Asia

Strengthening Democracy Through Women's Political Participation
http://www.asiafoundation.org/pdf/rpt_emerg2.pdf
Asia Foundation

Women in Bangladesh (2001)
http://www.adb.org/Documents/Books/Country_Briefing_Papers/Women_in_Bangladesh/default.asp
Asia Development Bank

India's Nurseries of Politics by Mrinal Pande (2000)
http://www.unesco.org/courier/2000_06/uk/doss24.htm
UNESCO Courier

South Korea's Campaign School by Glenn Manarin (2000)
http://www.unesco.org/courier/2000_06/uk/doss25.htm
UNESCO Courier

Women in Pakistan (2000)
http://www.adb.org/Documents/Books/Country_Briefing_Papers/Women_in_Pakistan/default.asp
Asia Development Bank

Korea after Beijing: Achievements and Challenges by Yanghee Kim (1999)
http://www.aworc.org/bpfa/res/crep/kr00001.html
Asian Women's Resource Exchange

Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action by Swarna Jayaweera (1999)
http://www.aworc.org/bpfa/res/crep/sr00001.html
Asian Women's Resource Exchange

Women in Nepal (1999)
http://www.adb.org/Documents/Books/Country_Briefing_Papers/Women_in_Nepal/contents
Asia Development Bank

Women in Sri Lanka (1999)
http://www.adb.org/Documents/Books/Country_Briefing_Papers/Women_in_SriLanka/default.asp
Asia Development Bank

Central Eastern Europe / New Independent States

Women in the Republic of Uzbekistan (2001)
hooks/Country_Briefing_Papers/Women_in_Uzbekistan/default.asp
Asia Development Bankttp://www.adb.org/Documents/B

Women's Political Participation in the Republic of Macedonia: Opportunities to Support Women in Upcoming Elections-and Beyond by Marcia Greenberg, Kara McDonald (2000)
http://www.widtech.org/Publications/Womens%20Political%20Participation%20in%20the%20Republic%20of%20Macedonia.pdf
Women in Development Technical Assistance

Paths for Russian Women into Politics by Irina Yukina (2000)
http://www.isar.org/isar/archive/GT/GT8Yukina.html
Initiative for Social Action and Renewal in Eurasia

Women in Tajikistan (2000)
http://www.adb.org/Documents/Books/Country_Briefing_Papers/Women_in_Tajikistan/default.asp
Asia Development Bank

Middle East / North Africa

Enhancing Women's Political Participation in Morocco (2001)
http://www.afrol.com/News2001/mor004_women_politics.htm

Second Class: The Legal Status of Iranian Women by Mehrangiz Kar (2000)
The Iranian
http://www.iranian.com/Opinion/2000/April/Women/

Emancipation under the Veils by Siavosh Ghazi (June 2000)
http://www.unesco.org/courier/2000_06/uk/doss13.htm
UNESCO Courier

Strengthening the Role of Women Parliamentarians in the Arab Region: Challenges and Options by Azza M. Karam (1999)
www.pogar.org/publications/women/karam1/karama.pdf
Programme on Governance in the Arab Region

The Women's Movement in Iran: Women at the Crossroads of Secularization and Islamization by Homa Hoodfar (1999)
The Women's Movement in Iran
International Solidarity Network