Integrating of Population and Gender Issues in Development Policy Planning and Projects

Client : Socio-economic Infrastructure Division Bangladesh Planning Commission

Period : March-May, 2015

This assignment is a part of the capacity building support for SIED of Bangladesh Planning Commission in integrating population and gender issues in development policies and planning. The broad objective of this assignment was to draft and finalize the population and gender integration handbook/guideline and prepare a training module upon this. Specific objectives include review and finalize the handbook incorporating all the population and gender variables, recommendation on gender integration in existing policies and future plans/programs and developing a comprehensive training module for officials of planning wing for various ministries and departments of Government of Bangladesh.