Without gender equality, there can be no development

The Gender Strategy is a central part of the Bank’s ambitious vision for Africa based on the reality that gender equality is integral to Africa’s economic and social development. The vision includes creating opportunities for women, disavantaged and marginalised people and communities so they can participate in and benefit from the development of their communities and nations. Read more

16Dec2015

Why mainstreaming gender in transport matters and what the AfDB is doing about it

After two decades of progress, the dialogue between transport professionals and the societies they serve has stalled. This discussion would provide an opportunity to explore how to mainstream gender in transport. That the dialogue is in need of a reboot, in Africa, and in the world at large is not in doubt.