Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment
This course description is indicative, and only for reference purposes. The course is not scheduled unless advertised in our calendar. If you are interested in this course, or require a customized course that is similar to this, please note that fees start from USD 25,000 for a two-week course. This fee is for a customized course for ten or fewer participants. For additional participants, the fee is USD 2500 per participant.
For these fees, the client may customize the course to the precise needs of the client's organization. Scheduling will be in consultation with the client.
Participants: Development planners, administrators and officials, extension officers, project or program manager or officers and NGOs personnel.
Course Brief: The course aims to enhance participants’ competencies in promoting advancement of women of low-income communities towards gender equality. The course content covers concepts and strategies in mainstreaming gender in development policies and activities, gender development in education, health, employment, legal status and decision-making, development of gender gap index, leadership development for women. It also includes case studies, best practices and comparative exposure visits to gender development projects in Thailand and Malaysia.