Jordan ranks 10th regionally in women representation in parliament

Jordan ranked 10th among Arab countries and 127th internationally in the field of women representation in parliament in 2019.

In a statement on Thursday, the Sisterhood is Global Institute said Jordan moved up two ranks regionally and dropped two ranks internationally, compared to 2018.

The 2018 Women in politics map, created by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and United Nations Women, depicts global rankings for women in the executive and parliamentary branches of government as of 1 January 2019.

Source: Jordan News Agency