The gender aspect of the Greek Government after the reshuffle on 28-8-2018
A Government reshuffle took place on 28-8-2018 (relevant link from the page of the website of the Prime Minister in Greek: https://primeminister.gr/2018/08/28/20400 ).
Here is a short presentation of its gender aspect:
a) the new Cabinet is composed of 52 members (Prime Minister, Ministers, Deputy Ministers and Vice Ministers)
b) there are 13 women in the Cabinet with the following portfolios (percentage: 75% men and 25% women)
five Ministers: Citizen Protection – Labour, Social Protection & Social Solidarity – Administrative Reconstruction – Culture & Sports – Tourism
one Deputy Minister: Labour, Social Protection & Social Solidarity in charge of Social Solidarity
seven Vice Ministers: Interior – Interior in charge of Macedonia & Thrace (two Regions in the north of Greece) – Citizen Protection – National Defence – Education, Research & Religious Affairs – Finance – Rural Development & Food
c) in the previous composition of the Greek Government the percentage was the following: 83% men and 17% women (48 members in total out of which 8 women).