Zimbabwe: Women in politics

Updated April 2008

Women's representation in the House of Assembly

Women's representation quotas

Women elected in the 2008 elections
Women candidates in the 2008 elections

MBAYA, S 2005, Securing the female electorate IN "Zimbabwe's Land Politics and the 2005 Elections", Journal of African Elections 4(2), October 2005, 54-55.

CHIRORO, B 2005, ABSTRACT: Persistent Inequalities: Women and Electoral Politics in the Zimbabwe Elections in 2005, Journal of African Elections 4(2), October 2005, 91.

SACHIKONYE, LM 2005, "Gender equality" IN Political Parties and the Democratisation Process in Zimbabwe [PDF], EISA Research Report 16, 35-36.

OLALEYE, W 2004, "Women's representation in Party Politics" IN Negotiating the Impasse: Challenges and Prospects for Democratisation in Zimbabwe [PDF], EISA Research Report 9, 59-61.

GAIDZANWA, R 2004 Gender, women and electoral politics in Zimbabwe [PDF], EISA Research Report 8.

OLALEYE, W 2004, "Women and Party and Politics" IN Political Parties and Governance in Zimbabwe [PDF], EISA Occassional Paper 18, 9-10.

EISA 2002 Women in parliament 1995 - 2002.

EISA 2000 The role of women in the 2000 Zimbabwe election.