This e-learning course introduces participants to the concept, principles, tools and practical examples of gender responsive budgeting (GRB) and how to use it. Starting with basics of gender equality principles, through public budgets and budgetting the course discusses how best to combine gender knowledge with knowledge of public finance to achieve de-facto gender equality and effective use of budget funds. The course will also cover different examples and case studies to show variety of approaches in GRB around the world. Through case studies, it will also look at how practitioners can use GRB tools to analyse existing budget programs and provide recommendations for improvement of the programmes to better target the needs of all. Participants will engage in several practical exercises to think critically about how they can use GRB effectively in different contexts.
Cost: US$ 125 (US$ 145 after 1 September 2017)
For more information, please visit: http://www.hrea.org/learn/elearning/gender-responsive-budgeting/