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Uzbekistan: Country Gender Assessment Update
Place of publication | Year of publication | Collation: 
Manila | 2018 | 110 p.
ISBN 978-92-9261-568-0 (print); ISBN 978-92-9261-569-7 (electronic)
Corporate author: 
Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Asia and the Pacific
© Азиатский Банк Развития 2018

This Country Gender Update Report, prepared by ADB in close collaboration with Uzbekistan Women Committee, provides an analysis of the socio-economic dimensions of gender equality in Uzbekistan. It embraces a wide a range of issues related to the empowerment of women by increasing their economic activity in various sectors. Recommendations from the assessment can be used in the development of a long-term strategy of KJU and ADB, including programs aimed at increasing the employment and income of women, supporting their entrepreneurial initiatives, combating traditional gender stereotypes to further enhance the role and status of women in the country as a whole.


Resource Type: 
Case studies and research papers
Programme reports and evaluations
Civic / Citizenship / Democracy
Human rights / Human dignity
Social justice / Equity
Level of education: 
Lifelong learning
Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)
Non-formal education


Democracy; Human rights; Social justice