Gender responsive local planning and budgeting: a guidebook for beginners

Publisher
  • Philippine Commission on Women (PCW)
Published
2002
Topics
  • Gender-responsive planning
  • Gender-responsive budgeting
  • Gender mainstreaming
Availability
Electronic Copy, Room Use
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This guidebook explains the importance of gender mainstreaming in local development planning and budgeting; enumerates guidelines in adopting gender responsive strategies and programs in the preparation of local plans and budget; and includes tips on how to implement the government’s gender equality policy as mandated under the Women in development and nation building Act (RA 7192) and other laws.

Contents

  • Why gender, why women?
  • Local plans and their potentials for gender mainstreaming
  • Influencing planning activities and their outputs
  • Monitoring the progress and results of gender mainstreaming
  • Tools and resources for gender mainstreaming