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Gender equality remains a challenge: World Bank report

  • Tifa Asrianti

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, December 21 2011 | 08:57 am

PREMIUM Despite an improvement in female participation in the public sector, more effort is needed to fully end discrimination against women, with the government leading the way in promoting gender-sensitive policies, the World Bank says.

In its 2012 World Development Report on Gender Equality and Development, the bank says that the Southeast Asia and Pacific region has seen significant economic an...