Closing the Gender Gap: Punjab Water Supply and Sanitation Project

Date: March 2007
Type: Papers and Briefs
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Description

This good practice paper looks at how one ADB water supply project developed female beneficiaries into change agents. The paper summarizes the planning, design, and implementation of gender-specific components that made the water supply project the success that it is.

Contents

  • Introduction 
  • Potential in Punjab 
  • Setting the Gender Agenda 
  • The Benefits of Doing the Gender Homework 
  • Remaining Challenges in Closing the Gender Gap 
  • Hopeful Future for Rural Punjab