Bihar State Highways II Project - Additional Financing

Date: August 2012
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Document Type: Gender Action Plans
Project Number: 44425-013

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Description

This gender action plan (GAP) illustrates specific activities to address gender-specific concerns and gendered social vulnerabilities associated with the Additional Financing for Bihar State Highways II Project in India. The GAP aims to: (i) promote women’s participation in project planning, designing and implementation; (ii) maximize women’s access to project benefits; (iii) provide opportunities to increase women’s skills, income and participation in decision making; and (iv) minimize social vulnerability.