Investing in Women’s Financial Futures

Series: Asian Impact: ADB Research in Action

Investing in Women’s Financial Futures

25 May 2023

Online via Zoom, 10:00-11:00 A.M, Manila Time

Saving for retirement is a challenge across the Pacific, especially for women. The report “A Secure Retirement: Levelling the Playing Field for Women in the Pacific” explores the difficulties women in the Pacific face in achieving retirement security and how retirement funds could help reduce these hurdles. A panel of experts will provide their perspectives, including insights drawn from initiatives undertaken by the Pacific Islands Investment Forum and Nasfund, Papua New Guinea’s largest retirement fund.


Webinar attendees will have the chance to engage with the speakers and:

  • Gain an understanding of the structural barriers that prevent women in the Pacific from equal access to retirement fund benefits
  • Share insights on policy reforms to address these barriers including good practice examples from national retirement funds
  • Learn about the regional platform coordinating reforms across the Pacific

Program and Learning Materials: 
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25 May 2023 Materials will be uploaded once available after the event.


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