Combining skills training and job matching services can help Indonesian women gain access to high-quality wage jobs.
The recent election of the Pacific’s first female president can pave the way for more female leadership in the region.
The burden of energy poverty falls heaviest on women in Asia and the Pacific, where governments need to strengthen 4 policy areas to boost energy access among women.
A quick reference for health specialists to address violence against women and girls.
A quick reference for education specialists to address violence against women and girls in their efforts to ensure safe schools.
A quick reference guide for for mainstreaming prevention of and response to violence against women and girls in urban transport interventions.
A quick reference for urban planners to address violence against women and girls in their efforts to ensure safe cities and neighborhoods.
The economic cost is, of course far, far from the only reason to deal with violence against women. But address it we must.
ADB is piloting in Bhutan a web-based gender monitoring system to track the progress of gender mainstreaming efforts in national government agencies, the first of its kind in the region.
UN Women launches next week a global campaign to mobilize people to take a stand on violence against women, and here are 10 ways to join the 16 Days of Activism.