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ADB's Focus on Gender and Development

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Gender equality and women’s empowerment are essential for meeting Asia’s aspirations of inclusive and sustainable development. Gender equality needs to be pursued in its own right for a just and equal society, and for better development outcomes - inclusive growth, faster poverty reduction and Sustainable Development Goals.

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8 December 2017UN Women, ADB, and Viet Nam's Transport Ministry conduct gender responsive budgeting workshop in Ha Noi
25 November 2017ADB Tajikistan Resident Mission joins 16 days of activism against gender-based violence campaign
24 November 2017International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women held in Manila
27 October 20174th Asia Women Leaders Program held

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