External Forum on Gender and Development 2012

13 August 2012 -- Members of the External Forum on Gender and Development (EFG) delivered presentations on the following subjects:

  • new USAID Policy on Gender Equality
  • temporary special measures for increasing the critical mass of women in the legislature in Papua New Guinea
  • integrating gender into disaster management in Viet Nam
  • improving women’s participation as entrepreneurs in Pakistan.

EFG members also met with ADB Management and staff to discuss progress in ADB's gender mainstreaming work and provided inputs to its new gender and development plan of action.

View the presentations of Caren Grown, Orovu Sepoe, Vu Manh Loi and  Shahnaz Kapadia Rahat.