Chileâ€™s constitutional reform started after massive social protests in 2019. With gender parity, reserved seats for indigenous people, and a significant number of seats for independent delegates, Julieta Suarez-Cao argues that the country's assembly is on track to rebuild democratic legitimacy in the years to come Read more
Candidate lists in Latvia contain only 38.6% women. Latvia is unlikely to improve womenâ€™s representation in its municipal elections unless Latvian voters adopt preference voting, and 'plus' their women candidates, writes Laura Dean Read more
Researchers now have tools to assess the influence of gender quotas on electoral systems. But, write Maciej GĂłrecki and MichaĹ‚ Pierzgalski, the impact of such quotas reveals limited improvement in womenâ€™s political representation Read more
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