ADB's Focus on 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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10 May 2017Asia Foundation, ADB sign MOU on knowledge partnership
5 May 2017ADB joint seminar with the City of Yokohama on women’s leadership
19 April 2017Gender equality in energy sector discussed at workshop in Bhopal
5 April 2017Indonesia Finance Minister visits ADB

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