Sexism, harassment and violence against women in parliaments in Europe (2018)

In this regional study, based on the foundation of the 2016 IPU report, the Inter-Parliamentary Union collaborates with the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe in analyzing the harassment and violence against women in parliaments in Europe. Through interviews with over 100 female Members of Parliament and parliamentary staff, data was collected on the psychological, sexual, physical, and economic abuse women experienced during their parliamentary terms.