Interview

August 3, 2018
Sharren Haskel , Member of the Israeli Parliament
Sharren Miriam Haskel is a Member of the Israeli Parliament (the Knesset). She is the second youngest member of the 20th Knesset. This interview was conducted in November 2017 in Ottawa, Canada, during the Inter-parliamentary Union's Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians.
August 2, 2018
Danielle Rowley, Member of Parliament, United Kingdom
Danielle Rowley is a Member of the United Kingdom's Parliament and former Member of the Scottish Youth Parliament.  This interview was conducted in November 2017 in Ottawa, Canada, during the Inter-parliamentary Union's Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians.
July 9, 2018
Joan Burton, Member of Parliament, Ireland
Joan Burton is an Irish Labour Party politician who served as Tánaiste and Leader of the Labour Party from 2014 to 2016, Minister for Social Protection from 2011 to 2016, Deputy Leader of the Labour Party from 2007 to 2014, Minister of State at the Department of Foreign Affairs from 1994 to 1997...
June 21, 2018
Joyce Banda, Malawian President
Forbes Women Africa met up with former Malawian President Joyce Banda in Johannesburg just before her return to Malawi after four years away. One of four female presidents Africa has ever had, she spoke about her plans but is guarded about her return to politics.  Click here to read the interview.
June 14, 2018
Ruth Mandel, Co-founder of the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers University.
Framed photos of trailblazing political women line the walls and bookshelves of a second floor corner office of Ruth Mandel, co-founder of the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers University. See here Mandel's interview with NorthJersey.com
June 11, 2018
Salote Radrodro, Member of Parliament, Fiji
Salote Vuibureta Radrodro is a member of the Parliament of Fiji. She was elected for the first time in the Fijian general election, 2014, for the Social Democratic Liberal Party (SODELPA). Before entering parliament, Radrodro had worked for 36 years in the civil service, most recently in the...
May 9, 2018
Dr. Patricia McFadden, Professor, Swaziland
Dr. Patricia McFadden is a sociologist, writer, educator, and publisher from Swaziland. She has worked in the African and global women’s movements as well. 
May 4, 2018
Jeffrey Lazarus and Amy Steigerwalt , Authors of “Gendered Vulnerability: How Women Work Harder to Stay In Office”
In their new book, “Gendered Vulnerability: How Women Work Harder to Stay In Office” (University of Michigan Press), political science faculty members Amy Steigerwalt and Jeffrey Lazarus analyze the unique pressures faced by female politicians and how those pressures affect not only their campaigns...
April 27, 2018
Tamar Chugoshvili, First Vice-Speaker of the Parliament of Georgia
Tamar Chugoshvili is the First Vice-Speaker of the Parliament of Georgia and Chair of the Gender Equality Council of Georgia. This interview was conducted on 12 March 2018 in New York during CSW.