Gender and Education in Asia and the Pacific

Published on 1 January 1994

This report reviews the Asian and Pacific experience of education of the last twenty years from a gender perspective, using statistical data. Regional overviews are given as well as more detailed analyses of trends since 1970 at primary, secondary and tertiary levels and in literacy.

The report examines gender-based constraints to education, and policies and programmes implemented to address these constraints, with case studies of China and Vietnam.

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Baden, S. and Green, C.
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