Women on the Bench: The Role of Female Judges in Fragile States

Lead researcher: Elin Skaar, Chr. Michelsen Institute

This project explores the main pathways of women judges to the bench,  their gendered experiences and the impact on judicial outcomes.


  • Research staff in Norway:
    Siri Gloppen, Department of Comparative Politics, University of Bergen
    Rachel Sieder, Chr. Michelsen Institute
    Torunn Wimpelmann, Chr. Michelsen Institute
    Aslak Orrre, Chr. Michelsen Institute
    Antonio De Lauri, Chr. Michelsen Institute
  • Partners abroad:
    Overseas Development Institute, UK

  • Geographic focus:
    + others
  • Project period:
    2017– 2020
  • Funding:
    NORGLOBAL 2, Research Council of Norway

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Published Apr. 5, 2019 12:00 PM - Last modified Apr. 30, 2019 3:28 PM