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Pakistan : Country Gender Assessment, Bridging the Gender Gap, Opportunities and Challenges

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    Paper provided by The World Bank in its series World Bank Other Operational Studies with number 8453.

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    Keywords: Health Monitoring and Evaluation Education - Primary Education Rural Development Knowledge and Information Systems Housing and Human Habitats Gender - Gender and Development Communities and Human Settlements Health; Nutrition and Population Rural Development;

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    Cited by:
    1. Eric Manes, 2009. "Pakistan's Investment Climate : Laying the Foundation for Growth, Volume 2. Annexes," World Bank Other Operational Studies 12411, The World Bank.
    2. Serge Theunynck, 2009. "School Construction Strategies for Universal Primary Education in Africa : Should Communities Be Empowered to Build their Schools?," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 2637, January.
    3. Zeba A. Sathar & Asif Wazir & Maqsood Sadiq, 2013. "Struggling against the Odds of Poverty, Access, and Gender: Secondary Schooling for Girls in Pakistan," Lahore Journal of Economics, Department of Economics, The Lahore School of Economics, vol. 18(Special E), pages 67-92, September.

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