Edna Adan Ismail
Edna Adan Ismail (Somali: Edna Aadan Ismaaciil or Adna Aadan Ismaaciil) (born September 8, 1937) is the former Foreign Minister of the autonomous Somaliland region in northwest Somalia. She held t...
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Masa Nakayama
Masa Nakayama (中山 マサ, Nakayama Masa, January 19, 1891 – October 11, 1976) was a Japanese politician, who was the first woman appointed to the Cabinet of Japan when she became Minister of Healt...
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Aurelia Frick
Aurelia Frick (born September 19, 1975) is a Liechtenstein politician who serves as the current Minister of Foreign Affairs, Education and Culture.Frick is a Doctor of law. She is married, has a son a...
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Florence Horsbrugh, Baroness Horsbrugh
Florence Gertrude Horsbrugh, Baroness Horsbrugh, GBE, PC (13 October 1889 – 6 December 1969) was a Scottish Unionist Party and Conservative Party politician.She was educated at Lansdowne House, ...
List of female United States Cabinet Secretaries
The United States Cabinet has had 31 female officers. No woman held a Cabinet position before the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution in 1920, which prohibi...
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Toshiko Hamayotsu
Toshiko Hamayotsu (浜四津 敏子, Hamayotsu Toshiko, born January 6, 1945) is a Japanese politician of the New Komeito Party, a member of the House of Councillors in the Diet (national legislature). ...
Hina Rabbani Khar
Hina Rabbani Khar (Urdu: حناربانی کھر; born 19 November 1977) is a Pakistani stateswoman and economist who was the 26th Foreign Minister of Pakistan. Hailing from a powerful feudal family, she began h...
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Shirin Aumeeruddy-Cziffra
Shirin Aumeeruddy-Cziffra is a politician and diplomat from Mauritius (but not born in Mauritius) who served as :Aumeeruddy-Cziffra is also the first Muslim woman to be elected as MP and to serve...
Asha-Rose Migiro
Asha-Rose Mtengeti Migiro (born July 9, 1956 in Songea, Ruvuma Region, Tanzania) is a Tanzanian lawyer and politician. She was appointed as the Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa of the United Nati...
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Anne-Grete Strøm-Erichsen
Anne-Grete Hjelle Strøm-Erichsen (born 21 October 1949 in Bergen) is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party. She was Minister of Defence from 2012 to 2013.
Strøm-Erichsen was educated in EDB ...
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Carme Chacón
Carme Chacón Piqueras ([ˈkarmə tʃəˈkom piˈkeɾəs]; born 13 March 1971) is a Spanish politician who was Minister of Defence from 2008 to 2011 in the cabinet led by Spanish Prime Minister José Luis Rodrí...
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Makiko Tanaka
Makiko Tanaka (田中 眞紀子, Tanaka Makiko, born in Nishiyama, Niigata, January 14, 1944) is a Japanese politician. She is the daughter of former Prime Minister Kakuei Tanaka.Tanaka attended high sc...
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Janet Royall, Baroness Royall of Blaisdon
Janet Anne Royall, Baroness Royall of Blaisdon, (born 20 August 1955) is a British Labour politician. She is the current Leader of the Opposition in the House of Lords.
Royall grew up in Huccleco...
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Zainab Bangura
Haja Zainab Hawa Bangura (born 18 December 1959) is a Sierra Leonean politician and social activist. She was appointed as Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General on Sexual Viol...
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Grete Faremo
Grete Faremo (born 16 June 1955) is a former Norwegian politician and since August 2014 the Executive Director of the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS). She served as Minister of Just...
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Karin Enström
Karin Märta Elisabeth Enström (born Landerholm on 23 March 1966) is a Swedish Moderate Party politician and military officer, who served as Minister for Defence in the Government from 2012 to 2014.She...
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List of female cabinet secretaries of the Philippines
     denotes the first female secretary of that particular department.
Etta Banda
Professor Etta Elizabeth Banda was the Minister of Foreign Affairs in Malawi, having held the position from 2009–2011. She was formerly the MP for Nkhata Bay South and a professor.
Yoriko Kawaguchi
Yoriko Kawaguchi (川口 順子, Kawaguchi Yoriko, born January 14, 1941) is a Japanese politician. Born in Tokyo, she holds a BA in international relations from the University of Tokyo, and an M.Phil...
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