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- DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1996Do interest rates or financial services matter to women in developing countries? This report analyses gender issues in financial liberalisation and argues that processes of financial sector reform affect men and women differently. Gender analysis has an important role in the design and implementation of financial sector restructuring.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 1998Are men and women affected differently by agricultural liberalisation? If so, how can future policy integrate gender concerns? There is growing recognition that gender and other social issues must be a key consideration for the successful implementation of agricultural liberalisation policies.DocumentBRIDGE, 1999Sector Wide Approaches (SWAps) form the main framework for Danida's development assistance and SWAps are increasingly being adopted by donor agencies as an effective and efficient way to ensure that development initiatives have national reach and ownership. Danida has developed a series of guidelines to ensure that sector programming integrates gender equality concerns.Document1998Deficiencies in iron, iodine and vitamin A can lead to increased vulnerability to illness, fatigue, blindness, memory loss and an increased likelihood of mental retardation among offspring.Document1998To achieve gender balance in water and sanitation programming it is essential to address both the different needs of men and women, girls and boys, and the inequalities in access to and control over resources.DocumentNorwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2000The Norwegian Government has launched a strategy for private sector development in Uganda aimed at income generating activities. An initial study of the situation revealed that the role of women was not satisfactorily attended to.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2000Is gender relevant to macroeconomics? What are the gendered implications of various economic concepts, methodologies and approaches? This glossary highlights the gender dimensions of key macroeconomic concepts and processes, and areas where gender is increasingly being considered in economic theory, policy formulation and evaluation.Document
Gender-orientation in the Post-harvest Sector: Pointers for Identifying Gender-specific Aspects in the Post-harvest Sector1998The success of projects aimed at reducing women's workloads in the post-harvest sector depends upon careful situation analyses that include the interests of all involved, both men and women. Aimed at head office and field staff, this paper presents a range of questions that can be used in planning and implementation as well as in monitoring and evaluating projects.DocumentWorking Party on Gender Equality, 1999How have bilateral development cooperation agencies attempted to mainstream gender equality perspectives in their work on environment' Intended to support agencies' implementation of the OECD Development Assistance Committee's policy statement, 'Shaping the 21st century: the contribution of development co- operation' (1996), this report presents the key findings and good practices from the reportsDocumentAustralian Agency for International Development, 2000There are countless examples in the developing world of water and sanitation (WSS) projects which have failed because not all members of the community, particularly women, were fully involved in and committed to the projects.