If you are a woman who is interested in taking the next step to become a candidate either locally or nationally, or who is interested in a career in public life this event, now available to watch on demand, is a must watch!

Hosts: The Fawcett Society and 50/50 Parliament
Live Streamed by: Narrowcast Media Group

This special event included a cross-party panel session providing practical advice on getting into politics and public life.

Watch this event to:

  • Hear from leading women in politics
  • Get practical advice and help with next steps
  • Join Fawcett’s network, so that you can keep in touch
  • Celebrate 100 years of first votes for women by standing for office yourself!

1. WHY STAND?: What difference do women make?

2. WHAT’S STOPPING YOU?: Overcoming the barriers to getting into politics

3. BUILDING YOUR POLITICAL CV: How to build the relevant experience

4. POLITICAL CAREERS: Working in and around politics

Follow this event on Twitter by searching for the #AskHerToStand and #CourageCalls hashtags.

The lead partners for this event are the Fawcett Society and 50:50 Parliament. Event partners include:







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