Collecting sex-disaggregated data on asset ownership is an important step in achieving gender equality and empowerment of women and girls in Asia and the Pacific.
Seventy percent of the aquaculture workforce worldwide is female, with women playing key roles in fishing, processing, and marketing. Yet they do not reap the full benefits of their efforts.
Asia and the Pacific must continue undertaking a transformative shift in favor of equality so women can play a greater role in providing solutions and leadership for the region.
Trade can benefit women and girls in a variety of ways, but only if the right policies are put into place
In the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, the reputation of technical and vocation jobs is improving due to enhanced skills and increased incomes.
Bringing more women into the workplace will help India—and its 650 million women—unleash their full economic potential.
International financial institutions are increasingly recognizing the immense potential of gender lens impact investing.
Jit Kumari is a role model for her audacious voyage to economic and social prosperity.
A domestic violence hotline is helping Mongolian women see a brighter future without violence against them.
Changing gender stereotypes in Mongolia is about aiming for subtle shifts in the tectonic plates of gender equality.