Research Library

Women's Rights in the Middle East

Center for the Middle East

Gender & Politics in the Middle East

Marwa Shalaby

Gender & Politics in the Middle East.

By Marwa Shalaby, Ph.D., and Laila Elimam

Women in the Middle East continue to face challenges in accessing the higher echelons of political power — and in playing a more substantive role in the policymaking process. Read more in "Arab Women in the Legislative Process," published by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace on April 26, 2017.