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AfDB's Gender Policy

This policy paper defines the commitment of the African Development Bank (the Bank) to promote gender mainstreaming as a means of fostering poverty reduction, economic development and gender equality on the continent. The policy is set within the framework of the Bank’s New Vision (1999) in which Poverty reduction constitutes the broad framework within which strategic actions to achieve gender equality will be pursued (Published in June 2001).

23 Jan 2020

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AfDB's Gender Policy .pdf