Senior Researcher, Ms Torild Skard (born 1936 in Oslo) is a pioneer in women’s studies with particular focus on women in politics and diplomacy. She has combined an exceptional political and diplomatic career nationally as well as internationally with extensive research and public writing based on her analyses and experiences. At the University of Oslo, […]
It takes a democratic political system and an active women’s movement demanding gender parity in the political leadership for women to get to top positions.
Democracy is based on government by the people, and therefore women should participate in decision-making