"Examines the links among gender issues, public policy, and development and aims at fostering a wider interest in, and stronger commitment to, the promotion of gender equality. . .Presents a three-part strategy for promoting gender equality."-- ournal of Economic Literature
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The World Bank Group is a group of five international organizations responsible for providing finance and advice to countries for the purposes of economic development and poverty reduction, and for encouraging and safeguarding international investment. The group and its affiliates have their headquarters in Washington, D.C., with local offices in 124 member countries.