44150-012: Promoting Gender Equality in the Labor Market for More Inclusive Growth

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Strategy 2020 recognizes gender equity as an essential driver of change in achieving inclusive development. Women are the largest group excluded from the full benefits of the region s economic expansion. ADB has resolved to continue emphasizing gender equality and the empowerment of women as fundamental elements in achieving inclusive growth. The Gender and Development (GAD) Policy (1998) and GAD Plan of Action (2007) require attention to the need for women's emp... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 44150-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7700
Approval Date 13 Dec 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location Cambodia, Kazakhstan, Philippines,
Sector / Subsector Classification Multisector
/ Multisector
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Gender equity
Social development

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Imrana Jalal
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Regional and Sustainable Development Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Office of the Director General, RSDD

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

PDS Creation Date
06 Dec 2010

Last PDS Update
31 Mar 2014

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