Wang Shu-hui
Wang Shu-hui (Chinese: 王淑慧; pinyin: Wáng Shúhùi) is a former legislator for the Democratic Progressive Party in Taiwan. Wand Shu-hui has on occasion participated in physical confrontations dur...
Sonia Gandhi
Sonia Gandhi ( pronunciation ; born Edvige Antonia Albina Màino, 9 December 1946) is an Italian-born Indian politician, who has served as President of the Indian National Congress party sinc...
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Somchanh Chitvongdouan
Somchanh Chitvongdouan is a Laotian politician. She is a member of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party. She is a representative of the National Assembly of Laos for Oudomxay Province (Constituency 4)...
Alees Samaan
Alees Thomas Samaan (sometimes spelled as Alice) is a Bahraini politician and current ambassador to the United Kingdom. She was the first woman to chair a parliament in the Middle East when in April 2...
Sunaryati Hartono
Prof. Dr. Carolina Felicita Gerardine Sunaryati Hartono, S.H. (born June 7, 1931 in Medan, North Sumatra) is an Indonesian attorney, professor of law and government official. She has been vice chairma...
Anastasia Filatova
Anastasia Ivanovna Filatova (Russian: Анастаси́я Ива́новна Фила́това, 1920 – 21 October 2001) was the Russian wife of the Mongolian leader Yumjaagiin Tsedenbal. Keeping a low profile in the 1950s ...
Chanhthuem Latmany
Chanhthuem Latmany is a Laotian politician. She is a member of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party. She is a representative of the National Assembly of Laos for Oudomxay Province (Constituency 4).
Dunya Maumoon
Dunya Maumoon is the current Minister of Foreign Affairs, Government of Maldives and the daughter of Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, the former President of the Maldives.
She is the eldest of two daughters....
Wu Yajun
Wu Yajun (Chinese: 吴亚军; born 1964) is a Chinese businesswoman, co-founder, former CEO and current chairwoman of Longfor Properties. She is the third richest woman in China, and the 22nd richest ov...
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Leila Shahid
Leila Shahid, born in Beirut in 1949, a member of the influential Husayni family of Jerusalem, is the first woman ambassador of Palestine. She studied anthropology at the American University of Beiru...
Orapin Chaiyakan
Orapin Chaiyakan was the first Thai woman to be elected to hold a post in the Parliament of Thailand. She was elected to become a member of the House of Representatives of Thailand on June 5, 1949. o...
Dariga Nazarbayeva
Dariga Nursultanqyzy Nazarbayeva (Kazakh: Дариға Нұрсұлтанқызы Назарбаева; Russian: Дарига Нурсултановна Назарбаева) (born 7 May 1963 in Temirtau, Kazakh SSR, Soviet Union) is a Kazakh lawmake...
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Armida Alisjahbana
Professor Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana, S.E., M.A., Ph.D (born August 16, 1960 in Bandung, Indonesia), née Armida Salsiah Kusumaatmaja, is a professor in the Faculty of Economics, Padjadjaran University...
Ra'ana Liaquat Ali Khan
Begum Ra'ana Liaquat Ali Khan (Urdu: رعنا لیاقت علی خان‎; 13 February 1905 – 13 June 1990) (formerly Sheila Irene Pant), DPhil, NI, was one of the leading woman figures in the Pakistan Movem...
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Grace Fu
Grace Fu Hai Yien (Chinese: 傅海燕; pinyin: Fù Hǎiyiàn; born 29 March 1964) is a Singaporean politician. A member of the country's governing People's Action Party (PAP), she is a Minister in the ...
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Rani Bhabani
Rani Bhabani (Bengali: রাণী ভবাণী) (1716–1795) was a zamindar during the British colonial era in what is now of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.
Born in Chhatin village,Bogra District, Bhabani was marrie...
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Yelena Skrynnik
Elena Borisovna Skrynnik (Russian: Елена Борисовна Скрынник; maiden name Novitskaya) (born 30 August 1961) is the first female minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation between March 2009 ...
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Janak Kumari Chalise
Janak Kumari Chalise (Nepali: जनक कुमारी चालिसे) is a Nepalese politician of Lalitpur district, a member of the Central Committee of Communist Party of Nepal (Marxist-Leninist) and the ANPWA.After...
Priscilla Leung
Priscilla Leung Mei-fun (Chinese:梁美芬; born 18 November 1960, Hong Kong) is a Hong Kong Legislative Councillor, representing the Kowloon West constituency since 2008. She is also a member of Kowloon C...
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And Who Will Make the Chapatis?
And Who Will Make the Chapatis? is an overview of the all-women political panchayats formed in Maharashtra, India, where policy changes in the latter half of the 20th century explicitly created space ...
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Gulzhana Karagusova
Gulzhan Zhanpeiskyzy Karagusova (Kazakh: Қарағұсова, Гүлжан Жанпейісқызы) member of Majilis of Parliament of Kazakhstan from Nur Otan party. Has served as the Minister of Labor and Social Protecti...