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Tonga speaker deplores lack of women in parliament

Tonga’s speaker of parliament says while it is shocking that women are so underrepresented in parliament, the government is working to remedy that imbalance. Tonga currently only has one woman in parliament, Dr ‘Ana Taufe’ulungaki, who was appointed by the prime minister rather than elected. But Tonga is soon to launch a women’s so-called practice […]

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