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Newsletter
Apr 01, 2014

The report finds that nutrition interventions rarely target adolescent girls, fathers, or elderly women. The report stresses that gender inclusive nutrition programs will ideally increase: (1) women's household...

Policy Research Working Paper
Adoho Franck, Chakravarty Shubha, Korkoyah Jr Dala T., Lundberg Mattias, Tasneem AfiaApr 01, 2014

This paper presents findings from the impact evaluation of the Economic Empowerment of Adolescent Girls and Young Women (EPAG) project in Liberia. The EPAG project was launched by the Liberian Ministry of Gender...

Country Gender Assessment (CGA)
Mar 30, 2014

This assessment provides a broad picture of gender disparities in Moldova in agency, education, health, and access to economic opportunities. The gender gap in education is small, yet it is greatest at higher...

Working Paper
O'Sullivan Michael, Rao Arathi, Banerjee Raka, Gulati Kajal, Vinez MargauxMar 18, 2014

There is a growing recognition of agriculture's potential to spur growth and reduce poverty in Africa. Agriculture accounts for one-third of the continent's gross domestic product (GDP), and two-thirds of its...

Working Paper
O'Sullivan Michael, Rao Arathi, Banerjee Raka, Gulati Kajal, Vinez MargauxMar 18, 2014

There is a growing recognition of agriculture's potential to spur growth and reduce poverty in Africa. Agriculture accounts for one-third of the continent's gross domestic product (GDP), and two-thirds of its...

REPORT
WDR 2012

Closing gender gaps is not just a core development objective, but it is also smart economics. Read More »

Experts
Jeni Klugman
Director, Gender and Development
Louise Cord
Sector Manager, Poverty Reduction and Gender