Gender equality and women's empowerment are essential for meeting Asia and the Pacific's aspirations of inclusive and sustainable development. ADB recognizes that to reduce poverty rates, helping women and girls must be a priority in its work.
For queries related to ADB's gender research, events, issues, possible partnership, careers, and funding opportunities
For queries related to Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and UzbekistanMary Alice ROSERO (Ms) Social Development Specialist (Gender and Development)Office of the Director Tel +63 2 8683 1724 E-mail
For queries related to Cook Islands, Republic of Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Tuvalu, and VanuatuMairi MACRAE (Ms)Social Development Specialist (Gender and Development)Social Sectors and Public Sector Management Division
For queries related to Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, and Sri LankaFrancesco TORNIERI (Mr)Principal Social Development SpecialistPortfolio, Results and Quality Control Unit Tel +63 2 8632 5983 E-mail
You may contact gender focal points by selecting a country from the dropdown