Handbook on Costing gender equality

Authors/editor(s): Liisa Kytola, Zohra Khan, Samina Anwar, et al

This handbook is a comprehensive step-by-step guide to costing gender equality priorities. Building on UN Women’s decade long work on gender responsive planning and budgeting, it responds to the growing global demand for guidance on estimating the financing gaps and requirements for achieving gender equality commitments. It provides information about the rationale for costing gender equality and introduces the main approaches and methods, outlines the step-by-step process for undertaking a costing exercise and draws on country examples to demonstrate the approaches and methods used. It also presents five country case studies featuring costing work on gender equality.

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Languages available: Russian

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Europe and Central Asia; Kazakhstan

Subject area(s): Gender-responsive budgeting; Financing for gender equality

Resource type: Books

Publication year: 2016

Number of pages: 70

Publishing entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)