Malawi Parliament Elects First-Ever Woman Speaker
After 55 years of independence, Malawi has elected the first-ever female Speaker of Parliament, Catherine Gotani Hara, from the main opposition Malawi Congress Party. The move has been praised by gender and rights activists who are calling it a victory for the country's democracy and efforts for gender inclusion.
Parliament Elects First Female Speaker
Gender Links, 20 June 2019
History was made on June 19 when Malawi elected the first ever female Speaker of Parliament, a development gender and rights activists say is a victory for the country's democracy… Read more »
Catherine Gotani Hara
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