Gender Case Studies
The gender results provide an overview of gender issues, design features, and implementation arrangements that contribute to achieving gender-related targets in ADB projects.
11 Oct 2021
Mongolian Girls Brainstorm Solutions to Online HarassmentWith girls in Mongolia spending more time online and falling prey to cyber harassment, an ADB technical assistance is providing digital and crowdsourcing approaches to prevent new forms of gender-based violence, increase reporting, and hold predators accountable.
29 Jun 2021
Empowering women in public service in Lao PDRADB's support for Lao PDR’s Health Sector Governance Program helped the government move toward its goal of universal health care by 2025 and improved delivery of health services, particularly for the poor, women, and children.
18 Jan 2021
A newly completed bus rapid transit system is transforming lives of people in Peshawar, PakistanA bus rapid transit system in Pakistan established with financing by ADB and Agence Française de Développement is improving lives in Peshawar, Pakistan.
13 Jul 2020
A power of good: How ADB's climate-resilient investment is boosting Tonga's energy futureEnergy security is an ever-present concern for Tonga. To address the dual challenges of climate change and energy security, the Government of Tonga confirmed the Renewable Energy Act in 2008.
30 Mar 2020
How Southeast Asia’s leading flower farm is changing women's lives in Central Highlands, Viet NamA glimpse into how scaling-up investment in Hasfarm Holdings is helping women in Central Highlands, Viet Nam improve their economic status and reach their full potential.
9 Mar 2020
Gaining Skills for a Better Life in the Kyrgyz RepublicADF-funded operations in the Kyrgyz Republic are improving the living standards, well-being, and prospects of women and girls by upgrading crucial infrastructure and educational and other services.
17 Feb 2020
Roads to Inclusion - Connecting People, Transforming lives in IndiaResidents of rural villages in India are benefiting from the positive socio-economic impacts of improved connectivity delivered through an ADB-supported program.
16 Dec 2019
New Hope for Maternal and Child Health in TajikistanThe Maternal and Child Health Integrated Care Project funded by the ADF 12 grant is improving hospital and health-care center infrastructure and equipment and helping staff and oversight agencies plan and deploy human resources more effectively in Tajikistan.
25 Nov 2019
Breaking Through the Blue-Collar Gender Barrier in the Lao People’s Democratic RepublicThe Strengthening Technical and Vocational Education and Training Project took on some of the obstacles to creating a place for women in the so-called blue-collar occupations.
6 Sep 2019
Slum-Upgrading Project Helps Reduce Poverty and Improve Livelihoods Across Indonesia670,000 households in Indonesia are benefitting from improved access to water and sanitation.
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