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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25 October 2018UN Women, ADB launch new report on gender equality
18 October 2018The Asia Foundation, ADB launch report on women entrepreneurship
18 October 2018Gender equality through enhanced access to justice
16 October 2018ADB cites economic empowerment of rural women and girls in Pakistan