46238-001: Strengthening National Commission for Advancement of Women Network in the Ministry of Public Works and Transport
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
ADB s Strategy 2020 emphasizes gender equity as a driver of change essential for achieving inclusive and sustainable growth and reducing poverty. The country partnership strategy (CPS) 2012-2016 for Lao PDR emphasizes gender equity in all operations to ensure a high degree of equity and inclusiveness, and that both males and females contribute to and benefit from development in an equitable manner. Among others, agriculture and municipal services have been identified as suitable for gender ... Read More
Lao People's Democratic Republic
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 8139
|Approval Date||09 Aug 2012|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||225|
|Subsector||Transport policies and institutional development|
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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