The Cost of Doing Politics? Analyzing Violence and Harassment against Female Politicians
by Mona Lena Krook, Rutgers University and Juliana Restrepo Sanin, Josef Korbel School of International Studies
The UN Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women will be presenting a global brief on violence against women in politics at the UN General Assembly in October. There will also be a special session on this topic at the World Forum for Democracy at the end of November. People will definitely be looking for resources on this topic as a result of these events.