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Integrating Gender in USAID Monitoring and Evaluation Work

Sep 19, 2014

In 2013, USAID exceeded for the first time it's prime contracting goal for the woman-owned small business category. The achievement underscores the Agency’s commitment to women’s empowerment and gives woman-owned small businesses the...

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A Tool for Measuring what Works in GBV Prevention and Response

Sep 19, 2014

Gender-based violence (GBV) is a global problem, and while men and boys also experience GBV, women and girls are disproportionately affected. Statistics have shown that:35 percent of women worldwide have experienced either physical and/or sexual...

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A Thoughtful Course of Action for Gender Integration

Sep 19, 2014

Gender integration is a process of building organizational capacity to address differences and inequalities between men, women, girls, and boys, in the design, implementation, and monitoring and evaluation of projects. Building this capacity...

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An introduction to the Woman Owned Small Business set aside program

Sep 16, 2014

Recently, the US Government announced long awaited plans for a woman owned small business set aside program. This program allows Contracting Officers set aside contracts for eligible women owned small businesses, similarly to how they set aside for...

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FIVE KEY PRINCIPLES FOR ENGAGING WOMEN AND ADOLESCENT GIRLS IN ECONOMIC GROWTH AND FOOD SECURITY PROGRAMMING

Sep 16, 2014

Senior Associate, Technical Services and Michelle Muldoon, Director, Economic Opportunities. Making Cents InternationalSeptember 5, 2014The international development community recognizes the important role women and adolescent girls play in driving...

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A Gender Integration Community of Practice: Sharing Practices among Implementing Partners Improves Capacity for All

Sep 16, 2014

 Senior Gender Advisor, Juárez and Associates“The most effective approaches to development can be envisioned as a 3-legged stool – reproductive rights, basic education and gender equality. As a firm guided by a vision of...

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Integrating Gender in USAID Monitoring and Evaluation Work

Sep 16, 2014

 In 2013, USAID exceeded for the first time it's prime contracting goal for the woman-owned small business category. The achievement underscores the Agency’s commitment to women’s empowerment and gives woman-owned small...

Read more

A Tool for Measuring what Works in GBV Prevention and Response

Sep 16, 2014

Development and Training Services Inc.Gender-based violence (GBV) is a global problem, and while men and boys also experience GBV, women and girls are disproportionately affected. Statistics have shown that:·     ...

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