Sign up for our free newsletter and get more of Development Asia delivered to your inbox.
Innovative and sustained support for Grameen-style lending expanded financial services for underserved groups, including women.
Mobile apps enable farmers, including women smallholders, to modernize and diversify their production and transact with suppliers and buyers directly.
Domestic violence is a human rights issue, requiring collective stakeholder interventions to provide a continuum of care for all affected.
Embracing technology for financial service delivery benefits both women-led enterprises and financial institutions.
Gender tip sheets make the business case for mainstreaming gender goals into finance, renewable energy, agribusiness, and other private sector projects.
Enhancing the competitiveness and sustainability of small businesses requires sustained reforms that include digitalization and innovation.
Among the investments supported by the Afghanistan Business Innovation Fund were businesses that targeted women as workers, producers, and consumers.
Change management, effective public–private partnership, and regulation are crucial to the success of citywide inclusive sanitation programs.
In Sri Lanka, the rural water sector has benefited from the active role of women in management and operations.
This piece highlights how sustainable tourism development can support the empowerment of women and minorities.