Woman on the bench

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In long-established western democracies, women have made inro as judges only during the past few decades. In post-conflict and transitional developing countries, however, they constitute an increasingly larger proportion of judges.

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Why is this so? Situations of political rupture generally create new opportunity structures; some may favour the entry of women into public positions of power.

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Post-conflict assistance often includes gender friendly rule of law reforms, and the conflict itself may have placed rights issues in focus. This project addresses this by exploring: What are the main pathways of women judges to the bench? What are the gendered experiences of women on the bench?

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How and in what ways does having more women on the bench impact on judicial outcomes — specifically on cases involving violence against women and children? In essence, what difference do women judges make?

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Photo: Lady Justice mural taken by Lotus Johnson. Home Projects.

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CMI staff Share. Elin Skaar Research Professor. Siri Gloppen Associated Research Professor.

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Rachel Sieder Associated Research Professor. Antonio De Lauri Research Professor. Torunn Wimpelmann Research Director.

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