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Switzerland

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National Council

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Caucuses

The mandate, working methods and activities of women’s caucuses in parliament.

Women

Caucus name
Group of Women Parliamentarians
Date of creation
01.1990
Formal or informal
Informal
The caucus is open to male MPs
No
The caucus is cross-party
No
There are rules governing the functioning of the caucus
No
Issues dealt with by the caucus
- Debate on the global gender gap in collaboration with the World Economic Forum - Parliamentary discussion on maternity insurance
The caucus has a strategic plan or plan of action
No
The caucus has a communication plan
No