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The Feminist Theory Website provides profiles of the women's movement in foreign countries, with links to further resources.
Gender Statistics and Policy
European Commission database on women & men in politics
A section of the European Commission Database on Women and Men in Decision-making Positions. Data on the gender balance in European, national, and regional assemblies.
UNECE's Gender Statistics
On this site, the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe provides statistics and policy information. Covers Europe and North America.
A UN website providing "Information and resources on gender equality and the empowerment of women."
Maintained by the OECD. Provides information about gender equality. Country reports ("Gender Equality in...") are likely to be particularly useful.
This World Bank online database provides information about gender by country. Includes data on political participation.
Gender and Development
This is the World Bank's page on Gender. It includes reports and publications, news, and links to data.
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Contact the librarian for political science, Steve Staninger.