‘Quotas work, let’s support countries that have them’: Natasha Stott Despoja on 3 years as Ambas sador for Women and Girls

Asked by Women’s Agenda how we could promote quotas overseas when our own Parliament is still not equally represented, Stott Despoja noted her frustrated at the lack of change locally here. “I got into Parliament 21 years ago last week when it was 14% female. In 21 years I thought we’d be at parity for sure. I didn’t think we’d still be struggling.”

http://www.womensagenda.com.au/talking-about/top-stories/item/7548-quotas-work-let-s-support-countries-that-have-them-natasha-stott-despoja-on-3-years-as-ambassador-for-women-and-girls

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