Resources: The Asian Development Bank’s Support to Gender and Development Phase I Evaluation Report Relevance, Responsiveness, and Results to Date

This special evaluation study assesses implementation effectiveness of ADB’s 1998 Policy on Gender and Development (GAD) through an analysis of its relevance, responsiveness, and results to date. The evaluation is designed to be conducted in two phases. Phase I, covered in this report, is based mainly on a desk review of about 500 related documents, >> Read more

Resource: Gates Gender and Land Powerpoint

To view the presentation Authors: IIED and CEPA; Alan Rennison, Lorenzo Cotula, Julian Quan, Rebecca Leonard, and Camila Toulmin.

Net Resource: Impact Evaluation and Gender – Measuring What Works, What Doesn’t and Why?

Impact Evaluation and Gender - What Works, What Doesn't, and Why was a BBL hosted by the World Bank Group Gender Action Plan (GAP) to highlight DIME (Development Impact Evaluation Initiative) and GAP collaboration on how to mainstream gender into the World Bank's impact evaluation work. The meeting (held on March 1st) focused on different >> Read more

Resource: ‘Engendering Agricultural Reseach’ GCARD presentation

At the Global Conferences on Agricultural Research for Development (G CARD) in Montpelier France, IFPRI's Ruth Meinzen Dick presented on 'Engendering Agricultural Research' a paper co-written by Ruth Meinzen-Dick, Agnes Quisumbing, Julia Behrman, Patricia Biermayr-Jenzano, Vicki Wilde, Marco Noordeloos, Catherine Ragasa & Nienke Beintema To see this GCARD Engendering Agricultural Research power point presentation For >> Read more

News: Commission on the Status of Women

"From 1-12 March 2010, the Commission on the Status of Women undertook a fifteen-year review of the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and the outcomes of the twenty-third special session of the General Assembly.   Emphasis was placed on the sharing of experiences and good practices, with a view to overcoming remaining >> Read more

Database: The OECD Social Institutions and Gender Index

"The Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) is a new composite measure of gender equality, based on the OECD’s Gender, Institutions and Development Database. It complements and improves existing measures in several ways. While conventional indicators of gender equality capture inequality outcomes, the SIGI focuses on the root casus behind these inequalities. The SIGI introduces 12 >> Read more

Net Resource: Good Web Resource on Gender & Climate Change, Land Tenure etc.

Check out this website from the International Union for Conservation of Nature /Gender and Environment. http://www.genderandenvironment.org/