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

Country Regional
Project Number 41191-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 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.
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Social protection initiatives
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)


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