UNICEF and partner agencies commomerate International Women's Day 2020
Gender Counts, a new, first-of-its-kind review, utilizes quantitative data to provide a comprehensive profile of how gender inequality impacts girls and boys, in the low and middle-income countries in Asia-Pacific.
The following reviews utilize national-level quantitative data to provide a comprehensive profile of how gender inequality impacts girls and boys, in low and middle-income countries across four seperate Asian regions. The reports describe the effects of gender inequality in the domains of health, education and transition to employment, protection and safe environment. Each review identifies key data and knowledge gaps relating to gender inequality for children and adolescents provides recommendations for priority gender indicators, and calls for investments in data collection, additional research and action to address the key drivers of gender inequality for each region.
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Publication dates: 2 October 2019
Authors: UNICEF, UNWOMEN, UNFPA