Gender Equality Thematic Group

Promotes and advocates increased attention to gender issues in ADB projects and forges links with development partners on gender-related issues to accelerate the integration of gender equity and women’s empowerment in ADB operations.

Offers courses on cross-sectoral approaches to mainstreaming and addressing gender issues in development projects.

Contact: Laarni Zapanta-Tuazon, Group Coordinator

Title Date Focal Person
World Oceans Day Webinar, 2021: Gender and Resilience in Coastal Communities 08 Jun 2021
Women's Employment, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Empowerment: Moving Forward in Imperfect Markets 20 - 22 May 2015
Transforming Leadership - Second Program 28 - 31 Mar 2017
The Business Case for Gender Equality at Work 20 May 2021
Sector Training on Gender Mainstreaming: Transforming Women's Lives Through Infrastructure 04 - 07 Oct 2021
On the Margins of Development: Asia Pacific LGBT Inclusion, Poverty Reduction, and Prosperity 05 Dec 2016
National Workshop for Promoting Gender Equality in the Labor Market: Gender, Labor, and Migration in the People’s Republic of China 17 - 18 Nov 2016
Malala Fund Webinar on Girls’ Education and Climate Change 30 Mar 2021
Justice for Women: Fighting the Gender-Based Violence Pandemic 27 Nov 2018
Joint Gender Equity TG and Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management TG Webinar: Enhancing Women-Focused Investments in Climate and Disaster Resilience 03 Jun 2020
International Women’s Day 2021 08 Mar 2021
Intern Presentation - Gender Review of DMC Energy Policies 04 Aug 2021
Gender-based violence and COVID-19 — Working towards gender-responsive judicial systems 25 Mar 2021
Gender, Voice, and Agency: Multilateral Development Bank-Sponsored Workshop 02 - 04 Jun 2014
Gender Sensitive WASH: Opportunities for Girls’ Education 21 Jun 2021