Women leaders around the world

In 2016, Hillary Clinton became the first female presidential candidate nominated by a major party in the United States. She eventually lost the race, but her candidacy was a milestone in the path towards adding the US to a growing list of countries that have had a female leader. But the overall number of countries that have been led by women still remains relatively small, and in most of these countries, women haven’t held power for long.

More information: http://interactive.aljazeera.com/aje/2017/women-leaders-around-world/

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