19.05.2011 | DIE: Workshop "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.

    Panelists:

    • Dr. Shireen Lateef (ADB), Senior Advisor (Gender)
    • Dr. Sabine Lindemann (BMZ), Division 204 (Human Rights; Gender Equality; Culture and Development)
    • Sabine Gürtner (GIZ), Programme Manager (Gender Equality and Women’s Right
    • 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 Christa Ottersbach.