Gender Responsive Budgeting Millennium Developmental Goals for 2015

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Gender Responsive Budgeting

Millennium Developmental Goals for 2015

United Nations Millennium Goals
2015

Goal 3

Promote Gender Equality and Empower
Women


Establish financial management capabilities


Gender Responsive Budgeting
(GRB)


Helps governments decide how policies
need to be adjusted, and where
resources need to be reallocated to
address poverty and gender inequalities.

UNIFEM


United Nations Development Fund for
Women, Gender Response Budgeting


“Ensuring that national planning, budgeting
and monitoring and evaluation processes
incorporate a gender perspective.”

UNIFEM


UNIFEM began initiative in 2001


As of 2009, UNIFEM is supporting GRB
work in 45 countries



Early Years of GRB (2001
-
2005)


Focused on making
gender budgeting tools
available


Increase capacity to carry
out gender budget
analysis


Improve budgeting and
planning process to
enhance gender equality


Increase implementation
of gender equality plans
and policies


Later Years of GRB (2005
-
Now)


Ensure the national
budgeting reflect in
poor women’s
priorities


National budget
reflect gender
equality principles


Priorities of poor and
excluded women
reflect in budget
allocations


GRB at the Local Level


Strengthen women’s
representation in local
bodies


Support their
participation in the
budget process


Create awareness of
gender budget analysis
and allocation for local
women’s priorities


What do you think?




References



United Nations. (2010).
UNIFEM’s work in support of gender responsive budgeting
. Retrieved on
September 13, 2010 from
http://www.gender
-
budgets.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=13&Itemid=214


United Nations. (2010).
Work for the people and the planet
. Retrieved on September 13 2010 from
http://www.un.org/works/sub3.asp?lang=en&id=22



Photographs:


United Nations Development Fund for Women. (2010). Retrieved on September 13, 2010 from
http://www.gender
-
budgets.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=frontpage&Itemid=586



Kiva
. (2010).
Loans that change lives
. Retrieved on September 14 from
http://www.kiva.org/press/imagegallery







Kate Perkins

University Scholars Program


Hazel Forsythe, Ph.D. RD. LD.

Associate Professor



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