Gender Equality and Disability Inclusion: Guidelines to Address the Specific Needs of Women and Girls with Disabilities

Publication | May 2024
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This publication looks at barriers faced by many women and girls living with disabilities in Asia and the Pacific. It provides guidance on inclusive approaches to project and program design, implementation, monitoring, and review.

Price
  • US$36.00 (paperback)

The publication outlines how development work can recognize, respect, and incorporate the voices and lived experiences of women and girls with disabilities. Drawing on case studies and covering diverse sectors, it explores how adopting social and rights-based models that recognize barriers to participation can make development strategies more effective.

Contents

  • Introduction
  • Purpose, Outline, and Scope of the Guidelines
  • The Role of the Asian Development Bank
  • International and Regional Normative Frameworks
  • Analysis of Issues Facing Women and Girls with Disabilities
  • Analysis of Needs, Constraints, and Opportunities Faced by Women and Girls with Disabilities
  • Core Elements for Gendered Disability Inclusion across All Programming
  • Sector Guidelines
  • Appendixes

Additional Details

Type
Subjects
  • Gender Equality
  • Social development and protection
Pages
  • 128
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • TIM240217-2
ISBN
  • 978-92-9270-649-4 (print)
  • 978-92-9270-650-0 (PDF)
  • 978-92-9270-651-7 (ebook)

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