Veronica Mendizabal Joffre
Senior Gender and Social Development Specialist, Gender Equality Division, Climate Change and Sustainable Development Department, Asian Development Bank

Veronica Mendizabal Joffre leads ADB’s gender equality program for Southeast Asia and has previously managed the gender program in the People’s Republic of China and Mongolia. With a background in public policy and knowledge management, she has been working on development issues for the past 17 years. Her research interests include labor force dynamics in the context of technological, economic, and demographic change, and the gender dimension of technological transformation.  

Case Study

They are seen, they are important road users, and their voice and agency can help make roads safer.