• Reflective Women's Voices

    BBC 100 Women audience interaction, engagement and debate on women policy areas.

  • Women in the EU panel debate

    Collective women engagement influencing public policy with female politicians, discussing Women & Equality in London.

  • International Women's Day

    David Cameron (PM) presenting in No.10 Downing Street

  • APPWG 'Women In Parliament'

    Conservative MPs Louise Mensch and Angie Bray at Women In The Media panel debate

  • CWO AGM

    CWO fundraiser, annual AGM debating women and business, managing finance and risks as entrepreneurs.

  • Women in the media debate

    Women in Parliament debating women & the role of media at Westminster, key note speakers journalists & MPs.

Sunday, 24 November 2013

Posted by Parveen Hassan
| 11:05
Quick round up of the speeches on women and the vote as part of Parliament week. As expected there was tremendous support from female parliamentarians. 
Highlights; http://www.parliamentweek.org/whats-new/equal-voting-rights-most-important-moment-for-women-in-democracy/

  • 37% vote women being given equal voting rights to men as the most important moment for women in UK democracy
  • Over a third of UK men feel there are enough women in Parliament… but only 13% of women agree
  • Margaret Thatcher viewed as the most influential woman in UK politics
  • Speeches from Maria Miller MP outlined on  http://www.parliamentweek.org/blog/jk/