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Running for Office: A Candidate’s Journey

In April 2010, I was sitting in a hotel in Jakarta, Indonesia with a remarkable group of women from all around the world who were attending a conference of the World Movement for Democracy. Each of them had been a candidate for parliament in their home countries, many of them had not succeeded. Most of […]


Anita Vandenbeld
Anita Vandenbeld
Anita Vandenbeld is a global expert in democratic development and women’s political participation, and has worked in Bosnia, Kosovo, DR Congo, and currently Bangladesh with international organizations such as the United Nations Development Program, the Organization for Security and Cooperation and the National Democratic Institute.

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