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What makes me tick: Diana Højlund Madsen on institutional barriers against women in politics

Date • 4 Feb 2022

We've asked NAI scholars why they chose a career as a researcher and what motivates them in their work. Diana Højlund Madsen talks about challenges for women involved in politics, but also on the mobilisation for gender equality that is taking place on the African continent.

This is part of an interview series on NAI researchers and their career choices.