Title: Gender and Transport - The World Bank

Language: English

Type: Document

Nature: Report

Published: September 23, 2021

Region: Global

Country: Global / Non-Specific

Sector: Transportation

Keywords: Transport

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  • Transport is not gender-neutral: women and men have different mobility needs and patterns, which transport policies need to acknowledge
  • Inadequate transport systems can restrict women’s access to education, economic opportunities and healthcare
  • The World Bank publications listed below look at the nexus between gender and transport, and explore how to make transport work for women

Updated: October 25, 2021