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Technical Guidelines: Gender-Sensitive Monitoring and Evaluation

Technical guidelines for gender sensitive project monitoring & evaluation will help M&E officers to understand why gender sensitive monitoring and evaluation is important and how IFAD projects can implement a gender sensitive M&E.
 
The tool first explores the benefits that come from capturing gender differences within project M&E. Gender-sensitive M&E aims at assessing the project’s effects and impacts (intended or unintended) on gender relations and women’s empowerment and specifically, it will monitor the changes in gender d

Gender-Responsive Results-Based Management: Checklist for Effective RBM

The tool will help M&E officers to understand what is gender-responsive results-based management and how gender responsiveness can be ensured in IFAD projects' context.  Read more »

Gender Audit Assessment of RUPES II Completed

APMAS-GSM conducted Rapid Gender Assessment (RGA) for the Rewards for, Use of and Shared Investment in Pro‐poor Environmental Services Programme (RUPES II), Indonesia, during 2012. 
 
RUPES II is an ICRAF’s programme and is funded by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). The Rewards for Environmental Services (RES) scheme of RUPES II, expects that benefits will flow directly to women and children.

Gender Sensitivity Quiz for Project Managers

This quiz was developed as a self-assessment tool for project managers to reflect on their gender sensitive behavior and practices. The quiz was used in the Project Manaement training in Bangkok during 29 to 31 August 2013.
 
Take a pen and paper and write your answers. Do not show your answers to anyone as the tool is for self-assessment only. 
 
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Rocky Road to diamond dreams

Author: 
Linda Mayoux

 

GALS (Gender Action Learning System) is a community-led empowerment methodology which aims to give women as well as men more control over their lives and catalyse and support a sustainable movement for gender justice.
 
This Manual of GAL is based on experience with the projects in Uganda..
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Gender Strategy and Action Plan for Bac Kan Project, Vietnam

Recognizing the need of gender awareness in IFAD projects and committed to promote IFAD’s new gender policy, APMAS-GSM had proposed a novel approach to build the in-house capacity of project staffs on gender mainstreaming. In this approach APMAS-GSM proposed to provide hands-on support to the projects to strengthen the gender related components of IFAD projects.  Read more »

Gender Case studies from Vietnam

These case studies were collected during Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) and Result and Impact Management System (RIMS) exercise of Improving Market Participation of the Poor (IMPP) Project in Ha Tinh and Tra Vinh Provinces. The service provider DEPOCEN helped in collecting these case studies. These cases show how the project has impacted gender relations, women's economic status, women's self confidence, etc.

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Gender Process Monitoring in RuLip, Cambodia - Second Follow-up

To strengthen the implementation of the Case Based Gender Process Monitoring in RuLiP, Cambodia, Dr. Kyoko did the second follow-up visit to three provinces where RuLiP has implemented the gender monitoring tool. Mr. Ouk Vuthirith, Deputy National Project Coordinator, Project Support Unit, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF PSU) facilitated the travel and meetings for APMAS Principle Investigator Dr. Kyoko Kusakabe, MAFF PSU Staff, Provincial Department of Women’s Affairs (PDoWA) Staff, Commune Extension Workers and other participants.  Read more »

Gender Process Monitoring in RuLip, Cambodia - First Followup

Dr. Kyoko Kusakabe, Principal investigator of APMAS project visited Kartie, Preah Vihar and Ratanakiri provinces of RULIP Project to supervise the gender monitoring and data collection on gender domains under the pilot monitoring scheme ‘case based gender process monitoring’. Mr. Ouk Vuthirith, Deputy National Project Coordinator, Project Support Unit, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF PSU) facilitated the travel and meetings for APMAS Principle Investigator Dr.  Read more »

Spider Web Tool

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