Events

Gender Analysis and Planning - May 2014

DatesMon 19 May 2014 - Wed 21 May 2014
Types
  • INTRAC training
ProviderINTRAC
Cost745.00 - £GBP (*residential)
595.00 - £GBP (**non-residential)
VenueOxford, UK

*Residential, includes: 2 nights accommodation, all meals for the duration of the course, course fees and materials

**Non-residential, includes: lunch and refreshments for the duration of the course, course fees and materials

Development planners and NGOs are increasingly committed to incorporating a gender perspective into their programmes. However, many face challenges in its practical and systematic application to their work. This course will enable you to effectively and systematically analyse contexts and plan development and humanitarian programmes from a gender equality perspective.

Objectives of the course

By the end of the course, participants will:

  • Have explored the intrinsic relationship between gender and development
  • Be able to integrate gender into contextual analysis, and to use gender analysis frameworks and tools effectively
  • Be better equipped to integrate gender into strategic and operational planning
  • Have acquired methods of creating gender awareness within development practice.

Intended audience

This course is intended for gender advisers in NGOs and UN agencies, and development practitioners with an interest in gender mainstreaming.

Core content areas

These are the core content areas that will be covered in the course:

  • Historical overview and policy approaches to gender in development
  • Conceptual exploration of gender and development terms
  • Gender analysis:  Tools and frameworks
  • Analysing gender and: (according to participant interest)
    • Human rights
    • Poverty
    • Livelihoods
    • Health and HIV/Aids
    • Education
    • The environment
    • Violence against women
  • Planning:
    • Strategic planning and gender
    • Operational planning and gender

    Please download an application form to apply for this course.

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