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Birtsch -- Gender-Responsive Budgeting in Afghanistan: A Work in Progress

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P 352.480958. 104 7
B 617
2016 +
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Author Birtsch, Nicole
Title Gender-Responsive Budgeting in Afghanistan: A Work in Progress
Edition Victoria Grace
Imprint September 2016
Physical Description 62 P
ISBN/ISSN 978-9936-628-28-1
Notes Issue paper
The aim of this issue paper is to take stock of the conceptual setting and the current level of GRB implementation in Afghanistan. It provides an overview of GRB as an internationally applied, gender-mainstreaming strategy and as an approach to financing gender equality commitments. It considers the challenges and constraints of implementing GRB and identifies strategic entry points that promise to stimulate and influence discussions and practices at the national and subnational policy levels.
Subject Headings Afghanistan’s commitment to women and gender equality -- Securing financing for gender equality -- Gender equality and women’s empowerment in the context of fragility -- Gender-Responsive Budgeting: Background -- Opportunities for GRB Implementation -- Constraints and Challenges in the Implementation of GRB in Afghanistan -- Recommendations to Enhance GRB Implementation in Afghanistan – Appendices
Corporate Body Funding for this research was provided by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development
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Language English
Language Code E
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