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Côte d'Ivoire

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Parlement (Parliament), Assemblée nationale (National Assembly)

The IPU data corresponds to the lower chamber if the parliament is bicameral. For information about upper chambers, refer to Parline

Women in parliament
10.98%
of MPs are women
Youth in parliament
20.08%
of MPs are under 45
MPs' human rights
2
cases currently treated by the Committee on the Human Rights of MPs
  • Population 23.11 million people
  • Number of MPs 255 MPs
  • Legislature bicameral
  • Last election Dec 2016
  • IPU Membership
  • Common principles signatory
  • Website www.assnat.ci
  • More data from Parline

This page contains the latest IPU news and data for this parliament. The percentage of women in parliament and the percentage of youth participation correspond to the lower chamber if the parliament is bicameral. The number of MP human rights cases corresponds to the latest decisions of the IPU Committee on the Human Rights of Parliamentarians.

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News in brief
© IPU/C. Montant

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Statements
MP Jacques Ehouo, © AFP

IPU calls for respect of parliamentary immunity in Côte d’Ivoire

The IPU is concerned by the prosecution of Mr. Jacques Ehouo and the detention of Mr. Alain Lobognon, both MPs in the National Assembly of Côte d’Ivoire, and the violation of their parliamentary immunity enshrined in Articles 91 and 92
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News in brief
Participants at the conference

Young African MPs decide to work for substantial increase in the number of youth in parliament

“We have heard enough talk, it is time to step up efforts and take strong and bold action now!” With these words in the outcome document , young MPs at the Regional Conference of Young Parliamentarians of Africa declared their determination to increase the number of young people in parliament. IPU research shows that although young people under 30 make up approximately 70 per cent of the African population, they make up less than 1.5 per cent of all MPs. The Regional Conference, was co-organized by the IPU and the Parliament of Nigeria in Abuja, Nigeria, on 27 and 28 September 2017 and was attended by 200 participants from 15 countries.
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News in brief
Participants at the seminar

African and Asian MPs meet in Beijing to forge partnership on SDGs implementation

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