Gender and Development | The Daily Star
  • Forget ‘manmade’: Berkeley bans gender-specific words

    There will be no manholes in Berkeley, California. City workers will drop into “maintenance holes” instead. Nothing will be manmade in the liberal city but “human-made.” And students at the University of California, Berkeley, will join “collegiate Greek system residences” rather than fraternities and sororities.

  • ADB signs $30m loan for garment sector

    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) signs a $30-million loan deal with Brac Bank, which will be used to finance the construction and upgrade of garment factories in Bangladesh.

  • Gender and Development

    Gender and Development By Janet Momsen

    GENDER and Development by Janet Momsen (2009) is an empirical study considering position of women in developing countries.