40515-022: Support to Local Government Engineering Department in Institutionalizing Women's Benefits from Rural Infrastructure Initiatives

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Description

TA will improve the capacity of the LGED to implement its gender equity action plan by developing a more standardized approach to promote women's participation in and benefit from rural infrastructure development. The impact of the TA will be enhanced women's participation in local governance and the local economy. The outcome will be better knowledge, tools, and gender-related performance criteria used by LGED. The TA will also explore the potential to apply LGED's experience with performance-... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 40515-022
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7720
Approval Date 03 Dec 2010
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
/ Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme

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Responsible ADB Officer
Nasheeba Selim
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

Last PDS Update
23 Apr 2014

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