• 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 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/