Women in Malaysia: Country Briefing Paper

Date: December 1998
Type: Country Planning Documents
Country:
Malaysia
Subject:
ADB administration and governance; Gender
Series: Country Gender Assessments
ISBN: 971-561-207-5 (print)
Price: Hardcopy price: US$10.00

Description

This study provides information on gender issues in Malaysia to assist ADB staff in country programming and project design and implementation.

Contents

  • Country Overview
  • The Political and Legal Status of Women
  • Women's Participation in Economic Development
  • Women's Access to Education and Health Opportunities
  • National Policy on Women and National WID Machinery
  • Programming Opportunities for the Bank to Address WID
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Appendix