Top 5 Female Politicians in The World

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Who said politics isn’t a for women? Across the world, there are many women who have proved this stereotypes wrong, making it to the top position when it comes to driving car or politics either party is same for women’s don’t believe us you will after reading this as these are the Top 5 Most powerful Women politicians in the World.

5 Sonia Gandhi – (INDIA)

Sonia Gandhi – Photo via indianexpress.com

The Current President of Indian National Congress, Sonia Gandhi, wife of former Prime Minister and legend Sir Rajiv Gandhi, heads the political party of the world’s second largest just populated Countries Ranked as No.7 on Forbes 2011 to be Most Powerful Women, the Italian-born Indian politician is listed at #21 among the most powerful people in 2013.


4 Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, – (Liberian)

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf – Photo via huffingtonpost.in

Sirleaf Johnson is the 24th and also the president of Liberia and one of the founding members of National Patriotic Front of Liberia. A powerful political maverick, she was the first female head of state in Africa and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011, jointly with Tawakel Karman of Yemen and LeymahGbowee of Liberia. She was recognized by the prestigious Indira Gandi Prize by honavle 6 President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, on September 12, 2013.


3 Dilma Rousseff – (Brazil)

Dilma Rousseff – Photo theintercept.com

DilmaRousseff is the Present 36th president of Brazil and the first woman ever to hold the office in the particular country. Being Daughter of a Bulgarian entrepreneur, DilmaRousseff was an active socialist during her youth and later joined the left wing and Marxist urban guerrilla groups, fighting against military dictatorship. According to Forbes ranking of Most Powerful Women in 2011, DilmaRousseff was ranked a wonderful run Ranked #No.3.


2 Hillary Clinton, (U.S.)

Hillary Clinton – Photo via politico.com

Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton is an American politician who served as the 67th United States Secretary of State under President Barack Obama from 2009 to 2013. Being the wide of former President of the United States, Bill Clinton, she was the First Lady of the United States and also served as a United States Senator I.e., from 2001 to 2009, military intervention in Libya and was at the forefront of the U.S. response to the Arab Spring, she encouraged women empowerment across the world and has also play a major role in creating the State Childrens’ Health Insurance Program, Foster Care Independence Act and the Adoption and Safe Families Act.


1 Angela Merkel, (Germany)

Angela Merkel – Photo via russia-insider.com

A German politician and also former research scientist, Angela Merkel is one of the most powerful women. She was ranked #No.1 on 2011 Most Powerful Women list by Forbes, the highest ranking ever achieved by any individual woman. She is also the backbone of the European Union (EU) She is the Chancellor of Germany since 2005 and the Leader of Christian Democratic Union (CDU) since the year 2000 – the first woman ever to hold either office..!


Top 5 Female Politicians in The World

Sr No. Names
1 Angela Merkel
2 Hillary Clinton
3 Dilma Rousseff
4 Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
5 Sonia Gandhi

So there you have it a quick look at the Top 5 Female Politicians in the world

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