ADB Hosts Regional Conference on Gender and TVET in the PRC

24 September 2013 -- Development Research Center Vice Minister Han Jun and PRCM CD Hamid Sharif inaugurated the seminar on 11-13 September in Beijing, People's Republic of China.

In photo (from left): Vice Minister Han Jun, Development Research Center, PRC; Right: Shireen Lateef, Senior Advisor (Gender), ADB

About 100 participants from 13 countries discussed boosting enrollment and retention of girls in secondary schools, and providing technical and vocational skills for young women.

See news release.

View the program with presentations.