16 Days of Activism in Jordan – Low percentage of Jordanian women holding senior governmental positions

November 28, 2018

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Women in Jordan constitute half of the country’s population. However, when it comes to their participation in senior governmental positions, the percentages are very low.

This video uses statistics to demonstrate the poor participation of women in Jordan’s different governmental sectors.

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign is part of the Women Empowered for Leadership (WE4L) program implemented by Hivos.