Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment

Course Duration: 
2 Weeks
Public Sector Capacity Building
Tuition Fee: 
2 500.00 USD
Sub Topic: 
Poverty Reduction and MDGs

​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.