By 2012 there were two large political parties the

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By 2012, there were two large political parties-the United National Movement and the Georgian Dream coalition-vying for seats in Parlia- ment. Neither party had addressed the issue ofgender representation in Parliament during the election, and neither of the leaders had commit- Women's Political Representation and Party Characteristics efforts to excrcis I their political rights (Wnlsh' 2(11). I IIOW turn 10 lh I impact of particular attributes of Georgian political parti 'S on worn'n's ability toenter the formal political sphere. I'
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