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 November 2018Panel discussion on addressing gender-based violence
19 November 2018ADB, ADBI hold Asia Women Leaders Program in Japan
15 November 2018Global Gender Statistics Forum focuses on ADB studies on bridging the data gender gap
25 October 2018UN Women, ADB launch new report on gender equality