Women's Day Special: A Look at The World's Most Powerful Women Leaders

Politics | Reuters | March 8, 2020, 8:03 am
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 On Women's Day 2020, we take a look at the women politicians who currently lead their countries, ranked by shortest to longest tenures.<br /><br />Finland's Prime Minister Sanna Marin, in office since December 10, 2019. (Image: Reuters)
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On Women's Day 2020, we take a look at the women politicians who currently lead their countries, ranked by shortest to longest tenures.

Finland's Prime Minister Sanna Marin, in office since December 10, 2019. (Image: Reuters)

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 Bolivia's interim President Jeanine Anez, in office since November 12, 2019. (Image: Reuters)
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Bolivia's interim President Jeanine Anez, in office since November 12, 2019. (Image: Reuters)

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 Belgium's Prime Minister Sophie Wilmes, in office since October 27, 2019. (Image: Reuters)
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Belgium's Prime Minister Sophie Wilmes, in office since October 27, 2019. (Image: Reuters)

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 Denmark's Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, in office since June 27, 2019. (Image: Reuters)
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Denmark's Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, in office since June 27, 2019. (Image: Reuters)

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 Slovakia's President Zuzana Caputova, in office since June 15, 2019. (Image: Reuters)
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Slovakia's President Zuzana Caputova, in office since June 15, 2019. (Image: Reuters)

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 Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili, in office since December 16, 2018. (Image: Reuters)
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Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili, in office since December 16, 2018. (Image: Reuters)

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 Ethiopia's President Sahle-Work Zewde, in office since October 25, 2018. (Image: Reuters)
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Ethiopia's President Sahle-Work Zewde, in office since October 25, 2018. (Image: Reuters)

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 Barbados' Prime Minister Mia Mottley, in office since May 25, 2018. (Image: Reuters)
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Barbados' Prime Minister Mia Mottley, in office since May 25, 2018. (Image: Reuters)

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 Iceland's Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir, in office since November 30, 2017. (Image: Reuters)
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Iceland's Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir, in office since November 30, 2017. (Image: Reuters)

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 New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, in office since October 26, 2017. (Image: Reuters)
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New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, in office since October 26, 2017. (Image: Reuters)

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 Singapore's President Halimah Yacob, in office since September 14, 2017. (Image: Reuters)
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Singapore's President Halimah Yacob, in office since September 14, 2017. (Image: Reuters)

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 Serbia's Prime Minister Ana Brnabic, in office since June 29, 2017. (Image: Reuters)
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Serbia's Prime Minister Ana Brnabic, in office since June 29, 2017. (Image: Reuters)

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 Estonia's President Kersti Kaljulaid, in office since October 10, 2016. (Image: Reuters)
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Estonia's President Kersti Kaljulaid, in office since October 10, 2016. (Image: Reuters)

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 Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, in office since May 20, 2016. (Image: Reuters)
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Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, in office since May 20, 2016. (Image: Reuters)

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 Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, in office since April 6, 2016. (Image: Reuters)
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Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, in office since April 6, 2016. (Image: Reuters)

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 Nepal's President Bidhya Bhandari, in office since October 29, 2015. (Image: Reuters)
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Nepal's President Bidhya Bhandari, in office since October 29, 2015. (Image: Reuters)

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 Namibia's Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa Amadhila, in office since March 21, 2015. (Image: Reuters)
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Namibia's Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa Amadhila, in office since March 21, 2015. (Image: Reuters)

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 Croatia's President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, in office since February 19, 2015. (Image: Reuters)
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Croatia's President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, in office since February 19, 2015. (Image: Reuters)

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 Norway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg, in office since October 16, 2013. (Image: Reuters)
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Norway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg, in office since October 16, 2013. (Image: Reuters)

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 Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, in office since January 6, 2009. (Image: Reuters)
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Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, in office since January 6, 2009. (Image: Reuters)

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 Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel, in office since November 22, 2005. (Image: Reuters)
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Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel, in office since November 22, 2005. (Image: Reuters)

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