EVALSDGs Insight #10 concerns a longstanding issue: gender inequality and the degree to which the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can assure equality and equity among peoples. Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs) of SDGs implementation in 66 countries indicate that countries must act vigorously to achieve gender equity across all SDGs. This Insight proposes some solutions for strengthening gender responsiveness in evaluations of the SDGs.
December 20, 2019 at 10am to January 31, 2020 at 5pm
Course DescriptionGender mainstreaming is a strategy to achieve gender equality. This strategy aims at making visible the different impacts on or impact of women and men in a given context. It involves the recognition that the gender division of labor and its associated norms, values and ideologies are defined by a complex of power relations which tend to accord to women lesser political voice, social/cultural value, and access to and control over economic resources. This course aims to improve…See More
UN Women Training Centre is hosting a Webinar on "Privilege, Power and Training for Gender Equality" (Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 11:00 NY time/17:00 CET) to discuss how we can address privilege through, and within, gender training. Four experts are joining us - Laxman Belbase of MenEngage, Dr Andrea Cornwall of SOAS University of London, Dr Lucy Ferguson of the Graduate Institute of…See More
The Independent Office of Evaluation of IFAD (IOE) conducted an evaluation synthesis on inclusive financial services for the rural poor, which provides an opportunity to review IFAD's policies and identify good practices and lessons learned. It reviews IOE evaluations since 2009, and also draws on lessons from other international financial institutions.The webinar's objectives are to: share the findings, lessons and conclusions drawn from the evaluation synthesis report and stimulate an…See More