ADB's Focus on Gender and Development | Asian Development Bank

ADB's Focus on Gender and Development

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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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27 June 2018Gender and development conference held in Mongolia
11 June 2018Training workshop on gender mainstreaming held in Bengaluru, India
8 June 2018ADB presents awards to promote gender equality in Mongolia
7 June 2018Financial Times awards ADB's OGC as Most Innovative Legal Team in Asia and the Pacific