19.05.2011 | DIE: Making gender mainstreaming happen in development cooperation

On 19 May 2011, the German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) is hosting a workshop on “Making Gender Mainstreaming Happen in Development Cooperation”.

The aim of the workshop is a constructive exchange about approaches to development cooperation strategies regarding gender questions and of practice-oriented instruments for the promotion of equal opportunities and women’s rights. Experiences from Asia, the Pacific region and German development cooperation are at the center of the workshop.


  • Dr. Shireen Latief (ADB), Senior Advisor (Gender)
  • Dr. Sabine Lindemann (BMZ), Division 204 (Human Rights; Gender Equality; Culture and Development)
  • Sabine Gürtner (GIZ), Programme Coordinator (Gender an Women’s Rights)
  • Inga Müller (KfW)
  • Dr. Anke Stock (WECF/Germany), Coordinator (Gender and Rights)

Questions to be discussed:

  • What does it mean to make gender mainstreaming happen in development cooperation and why does it matter?
  • Do we make progress in terms of mainstreaming gender in development cooperation?
  • Which approaches and instruments have been particularly successful?
  • Which challenges are we still facing?

Time: Thursday, 19 May 2011, 10:00 – 12:30
Venue: Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), Tulpenfeld 6, 53113 Bonn
Organiser: Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) in cooperation with the Asian Development Bank (ADB)

To register for the workshop, please contact Dr. Clara Brandi.