Blog posts tagged to "Gender"
Published on Monday, 03 April 2017
Professionals who don’t work on gender can still do a lot to promote gender equality.
Published on Wednesday, 08 March 2017
Discrimination against homosexuals and transsexuals hinders economic and social development.
Published on Monday, 12 December 2016
An ADB-financed project is helping female entrepreneurs open sewing workshops, bakeries and cattle ranches, and other business ventures.
Published on Friday, 25 November 2016
On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, we call for policies to help women build and retain control over assets to increase their security.
Published on Friday, 18 November 2016
Even when women do have access to a toilet, it is rarely equitable, as most public toilets fail to account for women’s needs.
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.