The Most Powerful Women in Politics Through Out The World

VERA LISCHKA

Source: WOW-Amazing
Source: WOW-Amazing

Vera Lischka started her rise to fame while competing in the 1996 Summer Olympics in the breaststroke competition. After swimming, Lischka studied journalism and in 2003 was elected to the Austrian Landtag, or the unicameral legislatures of the nine states of Austria. She still serves there today.

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