The International Republican Institute (IRI) conducted a pilot study of women’s political leadership in Africa using quantitative data related to women’s role in national government. The resulting Index provides a snapshot of women’s representation and leadership in the legislative and executive levels across 29 countries and their influence based on four key indicators.

Senior Researcher at Moja Research Institute, Fazlin Fransman, was a contributing researcher for this study.

Download the report here.

Report was commissioned by the International Republican Institute, and initially appeared on their website.