Committee
World Conference on Women
Country
Bhutan

Author

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BHUTAN COMITEE: WORLD CONFERENCE ON WOMEN
TOPIC A: WOMEN IN CORPORATE AND ELECTORAL GOVERNANCE “Two-thirds of illiterate adults are female. In the area of decision-making, we see more women, in more countries, taking their rightful seat in parliament. Yet fewer than 10 per cent of countries have female heads of state or government. And even where women are prominent in politics, they are still severely under-represented at the highest levels of business and industry”. -Ban Ki-moon. The incorporation of women in governments currently is increasing, nevertheless the low participation in elections implies that the empowerment of women it is almost an utopia. Regarding the political participation of women, the delegation stated that in line with the Government's c...