46238-001: Strengthening National Commission for Advancement of Women Network in the Ministry of Public Works and Transport

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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

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 46238-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 8139
Approval Date 09 Aug 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 225
Sector Transport
Subsector Transport policies and institutional development
Strategic Agendas 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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