Featured

REPORT

"Unrealized Potential" examines the economic cost of gender inequality in earnings, and outlines concrete, scalable solutions.

Image
WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS FINANCE INITIATIVE

We-Fi helps women in developing countries gain access to the finance, markets and networks necessary to start and grow a business.

Image
FEATURE STORY

Affordable, super-clean cookstoves spark interest among women in Lao PDR, where the resulting gender outcomes will be measured.

Image

Gender Data Portal


The Gender Data Portal is the World Bank Group’s comprehensive source for the latest sex-disaggregated data and gender statistics covering demography, education, health, access to economic opportunities, public life and decision-making, and agency.

Api

Experts

Caren Grown

World Bank Group Senior Director

Henriette Kolb

Head, IFC Gender Secretariat


Stay Connected

News & Events

Api
Api

In Depth

Umbrella Facility for Gender Equality

The UFGE is a multi-donor trust fund dedicated to strengthening awareness, knowledge, and capacity for gender-informed policy-making.

Women's Leadership in Small and Medium Enterprises

The Women's Leadership in Small and Medium Enterprises (WLSME) Trust Fund helps foster successful women-led enterprises in developing ...

VAWG Resource Guide

The Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) Resource Guide offers operational guidance for integrating prevention and response activities ...

Adolescent Girls Initiative

The World Bank's Adolescent Girls Initiative is a public-private partnership that promotes the transition of young women from school to ...

Work With Us In Gender

Subscribe to Our Newsletters

Additional Resources

Contact Us

World Bank Group Gender
1818 H St. NW
Washington, DC 20433
cwalsh@worldbank.org