Quotas for promoting gender equality?
Afghanistan requires 1/4 of parliamentary seats to be filled by women! How about that? It was a surprise to me, though finding qualified women in this repressive state presents a problem. According to Foreign Policy for July/August many countries do have quotas in their public sectors and some in their private ones, too. Nevertheless, with the demands on a woman's life, and the denial of opportunity in many countries, gender equality can be still elusive and may take forever if ever to achieve, even here, concludes this article. Do you agree?