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This gender equality portal is a public site providing access to information, resources and data to support strengthened action on realizing gender equality and women’s empowerment in Asia and the Pacific, particularly through enhanced implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and the Asian and Pacific Ministerial Declaration on Advancing Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment.

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