How Finland Got the World’s Youngest, Female Governing Coalition

My country has long been a pioneer in gender equality, but now the glass ceiling seems to have been broken for young women.

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Is it about gender?

The new prime minister herself has said that she doesn’t find her age or gender to be a relevant issue. Rather, Marin said in an interview, she focuses on being true to the motives that pushed her to get involved in politics and that won the SDP the trust of the electorate. She wants to work on building a fair and egalitarian future for the country, following the SDP’s long-standing tradition.

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