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Thursday, January 24, 2019
Togo : Yawa Tsegan Djigbodi becomes the first president of the national assembly in the history of the country
For the first time in Togo’s history, the national assembly will be presided by a woman: Yawa Tsegan Djigbodi is the new president of this assembly. She is replacing Dama Dramani, president of the former mandate during which she was the first...
Thursday, July 18, 2013
Parliamentary Elections in Togo
A total of 159 women candidates will compete for a seat in the parliament of Togo in the upcoming elections that will be held next July 25. There are 1174 candidates, of which 13.5% are women. Togo’s National Assembly will enlarge its number of...
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Violence against women in politics
Highlighting news, interviews, resources and events on violence against women in politics
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Togo Gets First Woman Presidential candidate
Togo’s moderate opposition Democratic Convention of African People (CDPA) made history when it endorsed for the first time, a woman candidate for the country’s upcoming presdential elections. There was thunderous applause as 52 year-old Madam...
Friday, January 22, 2010
Election: Togo
The President is elected by popular vote to serve a 5-year term. In the National Assembly 81 members are elected by popular vote to serve 5-year terms. Togo is a one party dominant state with the Rally of the Togolese People in power. Opposition...