List of the first women holders of political offices

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This is a list of political offices which have been held by a woman, with details of the first woman holder of each office. It is ordered by country, by dates of appointment. Former countries, such as Yugoslavia, are also listed.

Africa[edit]

South America[edit]

North and Central America and Caribbean[edit]

Asia[edit]

Europe[edit]

Oceania[edit]

International organizations[edit]

African Union[edit]

European Union[edit]

League of Nations[edit]

United Nations[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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