Gender and Development

In the Spotlight

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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9 February 20172016 Shireen Lateef Gender Equality Operations Awards presented
21 December 2016ADB's Armenia Resident Mission's campaign against gender-based violence
19 December 2016Workshop on gender-responsive climate mitigation held in Viet Nam
6 December 2016Gender equity through legal literacy in Asia

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