Women’s Suffrage in Luxembourg

May 8, (1919)

Facts and figures

Leadership and political participation – [UN Women]
‘Women in Politics’ map – [UN Women]
Women in Parliaments: World Classification – [IPU]

Women’s right to vote

A short history of women’s rights & achievements in Luxembourg

May 8, 1919: In a parliamentary vote, Luxembourg adopts equal voting rights, allowing women to vote and run for office. This places the Grand Duchy among the first countries in Europe to give women the vote.

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