Women’s representation in decision-making positions in governments and their contribution in public life
17 Feb 2020
Madinat Jumairah Dubai
Dubai Women Establishment
Women’s representation in decision- making positions in governments and their contribution in public life.
Emirates Youth Council member
What does gender equality mean ? Is it defined by granting equal rights and access to opportunities? Or does it encompass more?
What are the implications of having gender equality quotas? Do you think they work in favor of women?
what do you think are the means to boost women’s representation in governments and narrow the gender gap in political leadership?
What is the role of youth, in particular young men, in accelerating progress towards gender equality?
Highlighting the role of youth in accelerating progress towards achieving greater gender balance, and their contribution to boost women’s political leadership.
Gender shouldn’t be a factor in whether or not a person can be a great leader — a person’s leadership abilities should depend on their individual strengths and personality traits.