Female decision makers

Functionality and Wellbeing

There are many female decision makers in Finnish politics.

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The text on the picture says: There are many female decision-makers in Finnish politics All the highest political positions in Finland have been held by women: President of the Republic, Prime Ministers, Minister of Finance, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minister of Defence and Speaker of the Parliament.

The share of women MPs elected in Finnish parliamentary elections has remained at a steady 40 percent level.