Pakistan: Country Gender Assessment - Sector Analyses and Case Studies

Institutional Document | December 2016

Development efforts in several areas may further Pakistan’s progress toward gender equality and women’s empowerment.

Price
  • US$29.00 (paperback)

This publication focuses on selected key sectors of ADB’s current operations in Pakistan: energy, transport, urban and rural development, social protection, and finance while drawing attention to other equally important thematic areas such as education, population, health and nutrition, and reconstruction in post conflict and natural disaster situations. In this publication, sector-specific gender issues, lessons learned from selected development assistance projects, and entry points or practical tips for gender mainstreaming through policy and program development, capacity building, and research are presented for guidance of sector experts who aim to realize gender inclusive outcomes.

Contents 

  • Figures, Tables, and Boxes
  • Currency
  • Preface
  • Education
    • Background
    • Provincial Female Education Programs
    • National Female Education Programs
    • Development Partner Assistance and Lessons Learned
    • Entry Points for Future Assistance
  • Energy
    • Background
    • Women and Energy
    • Development Partner Assistance and Lessons Learned
    • Entry Points for Future Assistance
  • Finance
    • Background
    • Women and Financial Services
    • Development Partner Support and Lessons Learned
    • Entry Points for Future Assistance
  • Inclusive Rural and Urban Development
    • Situation Analysis
    • Rural and Urban Development Models
    • Development Partner Support and Lessons Learned
    • Entry Points for Future Assistance
  • Population, Health, and Nutrition
    • Background
    • Females and the Population, Health, and Nutrition Sector
    • Development Partner Assistance and Lessons Learned
    • Entry Points for Future Assistance
  • Reconstruction - Postconflict and Natural Disasters
    • Background
    • Women, Climate Change, Natural Disasters, and Conflict
    • Development Partner Assistance and Lessons Learned
    • Entry Points for Future Assistance
  • Social Protection
    • Background
    • Women and Social Protection Needs and Programs
    • Development Partner Assistance and Lessons Learned
    • Entry Points for Future Assistance
  • Transport
    • Background
    • Women and Transport
    • Development Partner Assistance and Lessons Learned
    • Entry Points for Future Assistance
  • Appendixes
  • References

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Gender
Countries
  • Pakistan
Pages
  • 190
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • RPT168255-2
ISBN
  • 978-92-9257-529-8 (Print)
  • 978-92-9257-530-4 (e-ISBN)

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