The time is now: Ensure Cabinet is 30% women

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  • Monday, 21 May 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: If the Cabinet will have 25 ministries, as proposed by the Pakatan Harapan government, at least eight ministers should be women.

So said women’s rights groups and their allies, who assembled at Istana Negara on Monday morning to peacefully picket for 30% women representation in the Cabinet.

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