Literature on gender-sensitive parliaments and gender quotas

Abdela, L. and Boman, A. (2010). Review of InterParliamentary Union Gender Programme “Promoting Gender Equality in Politics”. In-Develop –IPM International Consultants. https://www.gwi-boell.de/en/2010/11/09/%E2%80%98promoting-gender-equality-politics%E2%80%99-review-inter-parliamentary-union%E2%80%99s-gender-programme

Agora (2014). Enhancing women’s representation in parliamentary institutions – The institutional and legal framework. Agora Issue Brief – June 2014. https://www.agora-parl.org/sites/default/files/agora_issue_brief-_june_2014-_achieving_effective_women_participation_in_parliaments_ra.pdf

Celis, K., Childs, S., Kantola, J. and M.L. Krook (2008). Rethinking women’s substantive representation. https://doi.org/10.1080/00344890802079573

Childs, S. and Krook, M.L. (2009). Analysing women’s substantive representation: from critical mass to critical actors. Government and Opposition, 44 (2), pp. 125-145. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1477-7053.2009.01279.x

Childs, S. and Krook, M.L. (2008). Critical Mass Theory and Women’s Representation. Political Studies, 56, pp. 725-736. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9248.2007.00712.x

Dahlerup D. (2013). Gender sensitive parliaments. Presentation at the Conference on Effective and Sustainable Participation of women in elected assemblies, held in Algiers, December 10-11, available at http://iknowpolitics.org/sites/default/files/dahlerup._algiers.dec2013.pdf

Dahlerup, D.; Hilal, Z.; Kalandadze, N.; Kandawasvika-Nhundu, R. (2013). Atlas of electoral gender quotas. International IDEA publications, Stockholm. https://www.idea.int/publications/catalogue/atlas-electoral-gender-quotas

EMC (2014). Women and Political Representation. Handbook on increasing women’s participation in Georgia. http://www.coe.int/t/DEMOCRACY/ELECTORAL-ASSISTANCE/publications/Handbook-Women-Georgia_en.pdf

GOPAC (2014). Position Paper on Gender Equality in Parliament and Political corruption. http://gopacnetwork.org/Docs/PositionPapers/PP_WPN_EN_WEB.pdf

International Institute for Democracy Electoral Assistance - IDEA (2007) Designing for equality. Best-fit, medium-fit and non-favourable combinations of electoral systems and gender quotas. International IDEA publications, Stockholm. https://www.idea.int/publications/catalogue/designing-equality-best-fit-medium-fit-and-non-favourable-combinations

International Institute for Democracy Electoral Assistance - IDEA (2005). Women in Parliament: beyond numbers. A revised edition. International IDEA Handbook Series, Stockholm. https://www.idea.int/publications/catalogue/women-parliament-beyond-numbers-revised-edition

International Knowledge Network of Women in Politics (2009). Consolidated response on Best Practices used by Political Parties to promote women in politics. http://iknowpolitics.org/en/knowledge-library/expert-responses/consolidated-response-best-practices-used-political-parties  

International Knowledge Network of Women in Politics (2011). Women’s Caucuses. http://iknowpolitics.org/sites/default/files/ikp-agora_discussion_summary_caucuses_final.pdf

International Knowledge Network of Women in Politics (2016). Parliamentary Oversight of Gender Equality. Concept note. http://iknowpolitics.org/sites/default/files/cn_en.pdf

InterParliamentary Union (2016). Sexism, harassment and violence against women parliamentarians. Issues Brief, October 2016. Geneva: IPU. http://ipu.org/pdf/publications/issuesbrief-e.pdf

InterParliamentary Union (2013).Guidelines for Women’s Caucuses. Geneva: IPU. https://www.ipu.org/resources/publications/reference/2016-07/guidelines-womens-caucuses

InterParliamentary Union (2012). Plan of Action for gender sensitive parliaments. Geneva: IPU. http://archive.ipu.org/pdf/publications/action-gender-e.pdf

InterParliamentary Union (2011). Gender sensitive parliaments. A global review of good practices. Geneva: IPU. http://www.ipu.org/pdf/publications/gsp11-e.pdf

InterParliamentary Union (2009). Is Parliament open to women? An appraisal. Geneva: IPU. http://archive.ipu.org/PDF/publications/wmn09-e.pdf

InterParliamentary Union (2008). Equality in Politics. A survey of men and women in parliaments. Geneva: IPU. https://www.ipu.org/resources/publications/reports/2016-07/equality-in-politics-survey-women-and-men-in-parliaments

InterParliamentary Union (2007). Tools for Parliamentary oversight. Geneva: IPU. https://www.ipu.org/resources/publications/reference/2016-07/tools-parliamentary-oversight

InterParliamentary Union (2006). The role of Parliamentary Committees in mainstreaming gender and promoting the status of women. Seminar for members of parliamentary bodies dealing with gender equality. Reports and Documents n.52, Geneva: IPU. https://www.ipu.org/resources/publications/reference/2016-07/role-parliamentary-committees-in-mainstreaming-gender-and-promoting-status-women

InterParliamentary Union (2004). Parliament, the budget and gender. Handbook for parlamentarians n.6. Geneva: IPU. http://archive.ipu.org/PDF/publications/budget_en.pdf

 

OSCE (2015). A comparative study of structures for women MPs in the OSCE region. https://www.osce.org/odihr/105940

OSCE (2016). Compendium of good practices for advancing women’s political participation in the OSCE region. http://www.osce.org/odihr/224206?download=true

 

Renman, V. and Conroy, C. (2014). Advances in EU Gender Equality: Missing the mark? EPIN Paper 41. http://aei.pitt.edu/54068/

Rosenbluth, F., Kalla, J. and Teele, D. (2015). The female political career. The World Bank – WIP. http://www.womeninparliaments.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Final_13012015_The-Female-Political-Career.pdf

United Nations Development Programme, National Democartic Institute for International Affairs (2012). Empowering women for stronger political parties. A guide to promote women’s political participation. https://www.ndi.org/files/Empowering-Women-Full-Case-Study-ENG.pdf

Wängnerud, L. (2013). Beyond Presence: The Principles of Gender Sensitive Parliaments. APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper; American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting. http://ssrn.com/abstract=2300720