Blog posts tagged to "Gender"
Published on Tuesday, 18 October 2016
The ADB-supported Asia Women Leaders Program works to build women “pipeline” leaders in public administration in the region.
Published on Friday, 07 October 2016
Harassment affects women and men alike, but as we are wired differently, concerns over personal security affect women more than men.
Published on Friday, 16 September 2016
The Safetipin app maps safe public areas for urban women so they can make safer decisions, and provides city stakeholders data to improve safety in public spaces and transport.
Published on Thursday, 15 September 2016
Small farmers, even women and those belonging to the Dalit caste and ethnic minorities, are beginning to participate in the management of water users’ associations in parts of Nepal.
Published on Tuesday, 16 August 2016
Women working from home make a significant contribution to Pakistan’s economy, but their work is undervalued and home-based workers are denied any form of legal protection.
Published on Tuesday, 09 August 2016
Encouraging more females to study and work in science, technology, engineering and mathematics will mitigate the gender bias in these fields.
Published on Friday, 22 July 2016
Since dual career couples support each other, this involves professional compromises. However, such couples’ understanding of ‘success’ is multidimensional and goes beyond the high income and high status of one individual.
Published on Friday, 17 June 2016
We have to help make it better to be a woman in Pakistan and Afghanistan, regardless of what our fathers think.
Published on Tuesday, 31 May 2016
The research is clear – Asia wins when we increase women’s representation in decision-making roles.
Published on Monday, 09 May 2016
The importance of women benefiting from climate change mitigation efforts in Southeast Asia becomes clearer by the day.