Mubashira Zaidi, from ISST, authored the chapter, 'Work and Women's Economic Empowerment in Tribal Rajasthan, India' in part 3, Emerging Dimensions in the Understanding of Women’s Unpaid Work of the book!
Course DescriptionGender and Development is an interdisciplinary course that critically examines the relationship between gender, development, and social justice. The course aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of how gender affects development outcomes and how development policies and programs can promote gender equality and empowerment. The course will explore the key concepts and theories related to gender and development, such as the social construction of gender,…See More
The course introduces its participants to the concepts of both gender and evaluation and will enable them to bring in a critical gender transformative lens when conducting evaluations. In particular, the course introduces feminist evaluation ethics and principles, as well as an array of evaluation approaches. The course draws upon diverse frameworks, methodologies and tools like the Gender at work, Outcome mapping, Utilization focused evaluation and using participatory tools which focus on…See More
Even today, statistics indicate that one in three women and one in four adolescent girls is likely to experience physical or sexual violence. The lives of girls and women are undermined by violence, harm, neglect, exploitation, and abuse. On the one hand, this is a serious violation of women’s rights, capabilities, and wellbeing and on the other hand, it alsoseverely undermines women’s freedom and agency. Researchers at UNU-MERIT, studying the role of technology adoption and diffusion, propose…See More
In this interactive workshop, we will explore different storytelling and sense-making tools - from appreciative inquiry, to vision statements to data driven stories - designed for evaluation practitioners. Together, we will dive into the magical world of stories and learn how to help stories emerge, breathe, and make an impact. Facilitator : Hamutal GouriDate- 23rd March'21Time- 6 pm to 9 pm Indian Standard dimeInvitation for members of Gender and Evaluation community onlyLink to register -…See More
Extensive course: Creating gender-responsive programmes and organisations'Gender’ is more than a buzzword in development jargon. This course builds your ability in dealing with inclusiveness and gender issues to ensure that development benefits all. You learn to systematically analyse differences in interest, power and decision making among different social groups; men and women, girls, boys, youth and elderly, able and disable, and how to capitalise on each group's strengths. What you will…See More
GPSDD and GIZ would like to invite you to a webinar on Monday, 31st of August 2:30-4pm Nairobi time.During this webinar, we will present a CGD guide for non-state actors in Kenya, who are keen to produce CGD that can be used for policy and decision-making, but also to complement official statistics. The content of the guide can be applied to non-state actors beyond Kenya.The guidelines were developed because of expressed demand from both state and non-state actors in Kenya, and is a buildup…See More