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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3 May 2018Seminar stresses importance of women’s entrepreneurship and economic empowerment
19 March 2018Helen Clark celebrates Gender Month at ADB
12 March 2018Afghanistan Supreme Court, ADB promote women's access to justice
8 March 2018ADB marks International Women’s Day