ADB projects have to promote gender equality

Rosario Francisco (right) with colleagues Precinia Lizarondo and Normita Tricia Marquez attend the Opening Session of the Board of Governors at the Asian Development bank’s 52nd Annual Meeting at Denarau Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND

ABOUT 75 per cent of all Asian Development Bank (ADB) projects have to promote gender equality, says chief thematic officer Chiara Bronchi. She said with lending volumes standing at about $21 billion per year, 75 per cent of this had to be conscious and mindful of promoting gender equality. “We cannot do everything copy and […]

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