44150-012: Promoting Gender Equality in the Labor Market for More Inclusive Growth

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Description

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Strategy 2020 recognizes gender equity as an essential driver of change in achieving inclusive development. Women are the largest group excluded from the full benefits of the region s economic expansion. ADB has resolved to continue emphasizing gender equality and the empowerment of women as fundamental elements in achieving inclusive growth. The Gender and Development (GAD) Policy (1998) and GAD Plan of Action (2007) require attention to the need for women's ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 44150-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7700
Approval Date 13 Dec 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location Cambodia, Kazakhstan, Philippines,
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)

 

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