Lateef, Shireen | Asian Development Bank

Lateef, Shireen

Ms. Lateef coordinates ADB's gender and development activities, focusing on promoting gender equality and the empowerment of women. ADB initiatives in this area include loan projects that are designed to directly benefit and empower women, as well as technical assistance to build the capacity of government to address and reduce gender disparities; and special sector studies on emerging issues for women in the region such as trafficking of women and children.