©UNGEI East Asia and Pacific
Publication Date: 2009
Author/Publisher: UNGEI East Asia and Pacific
This report aims to examine existing disparities in the East Asia and Pacific region, looking particularly at the situation of males and females at different levels of education and in the labour market. The report highlights pertinent issues and potential challenges in the school-to-work transition for girls and to subsequent employment outcomes from both national and regional perspectives. It concludes by flagging key knowledge gaps and providing recommendations for further action and research.