News and Publications

Training for Gender-sensitive Project Management

We would like to inform you about this training for gender-sensitive project management by the GIZ. The training includes, inter alia, a look at gender in budgeting and quality management as well as gender mainstreaming. The course language will be German.

NEW FILM: Three Approaches by German Development Cooperation to End Female Genital Mutilation

Short animated film showing the journey of two children who explore three approaches by German development

New Global Study: Preventing Conflict, Transforming Justice, Securing the Peace

The report brings together research which unquestionably demonstrates that women’s empowerment and gender equality contribute to the conclusion of peace talks and sustainable peace.

New Case Study: Access to affordable low-cost solar water heating solutions as a basis for the first gender-sensitive Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) in Georgia

The publication gives a detailed analysis of the lessons learned from the development of the appropriate lowcost solar heating technology, its implementation, the monitoring of the effectiveness and the added social and gender equality impacts.

New World Bank Report "Women, Business and the Law 2016" published

The Report ""Women, Business and the Law 2016: Getting to Equal" measures legal and regulatory barriers to women’s entrepreneurship and employment in seven areas. The report finds that the majority of economies have legal gender differences, with 155 economies out of 173 impeding women’s economic opportunities with at least one law.