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Asia Women Leaders Program
The Asia Women Leaders Program (AWLP) aims to address significant gaps in women’s leadership in the Asia and Pacific region. The program targets senior women government officials who are in positions to influence their country’s public finance, policies and services and provides leadership capacity development strengthening their knowledge, skills, networks, and confidence. In the past three years, 73 senior women government officials from mostly ministries of finance, planning and infrastructure-related ministries from 24 countries in the Asia and Pacific region participated in leadership training.
- Bangladesh top in South Asia for women leadership in listed firms: studyThe Daily Star - Bangladesh14 Mar 2022
- UN to launch 5-year project to enhance women entrepreneurshipThe Independent11 Dec 2019
- New UN project in Bangladesh to advance women entrepreneurshipUnited Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific10 Dec 2019
- Asia-Pacific countries adopt declaration to advance gender equality and women's empowermentUN Women2 Dec 2019