Flag_of_Mauritius.svgGeneral elections were held in Mauritius on 10 December 2014. Women’s representation in local government 27% is higher than the parliament of 11% and cabinet of 13%. In the municipal and village elections where the 30% quota for women in local government held sway, women got voted in at the local level in December 2015 in Mauritius; and their representation increased from 12% prior to 27%. Women at the national levels are still at low levels of 12%. Making the point of the cushion provided by affirmative quota electoral systems.

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