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 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.