Women in Nepal: Country Briefing Paper

Date: December 1999
Type: Country Planning Documents
Country:
Nepal
Subject:
ADB administration and governance; Gender
Series: Country Gender Assessments
ISBN: 971-561-268-7 (print)
Price: Hardcopy price: US$10.00

Description

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

Contents

  • Introduction
  • Social Status of Women
  • Economic Participation of Women
  • Women’s Political Participation and Decision-Making Position
  • Government Policies and Programs on Women
  • Nongovernment Organizations (NGOs) and their Networks
  • Proposed ADB Medium-Term Gender Strategy
  • Bibliography
  • Appendixes