Efforts to provide rural infrastructure and sanitation facilities can be opportunities for gender mainstreaming.
Siti Hasanah is a Project Officer for ADB Indonesia Resident Mission. She manages ADB-financed projects and activities for the urban development and water sector. Prior to ADB, she was a staff at the Ministry of Public Works in Indonesia. She holds a master's degree in city planning from the University of California, Berkely.
A project in Indonesia opens livelihood opportunities for women and encourages their participation in community development.