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Women in the Olympic and Paralympic Games: An Analysis of Participation and Leadership Opportunities
This report analyzes the representation and participation of women in the international and U.S. Olympic and Paralympic organizations at the 2012 London Games. Specifically, it examines the types and extent of opportunities that are provided for women in administrative and leadership roles within these structures as well as the chances women have to compete in the Games themselves.