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Although we are celebrating 100 years since some women got the vote, I’m hoping that it will not be another 100 years until we see the progress we need to see in women’s participation in politics.
— Christina McKelvie MSP
It’s really important that we encourage women to stand for local government and national government in Scotland.
We’ve seen the difference that women in politics can make. When women get involved, the issues that affect women in their lives are addressed in government, local government and the Scottish governement.
— Alison Evison, Councillor and President of COSLA