41191-012: Promoting Evidence-Based Policy Making for Gender Equity in the Pacific
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) recognizes gender equity as an essential driver of change in achieving inclusive development, and emphasizes gender mainstreaming in all ADB operations. For the Pacific developing member countries (DMCs), ADB aims to introduce gender as a key policy concern in the core functioning of governments by enhancing gender awareness in all capacity- and institution-building efforts. The TA seeks to strengthen the capacity of governments in selected Pacific DMCs to ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 7656
|Approval Date||25 Nov 2010|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||1,450|
|Geographical Location||The proposed TA will include Fiji, Papua New Guinea (PNG), Solomon Islands, and Timor-Leste, with a few additional countries being included for selected activities of the TA.|
Public sector management
|Subsector||Social protection initiatives|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)|
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