Region 1

Mainstreaming Gender: the Region 1 Experience: A Handbook On Institutionalizing Gender and Development in Regional and Local Development Planning

This publication presents the experience of Region 1 in transforming the mainstream by institutionalizing the gender and development (GAD) perspective in the local and regional development planning process. It will serve as a practical guide for development planners, policy makers, local government executives and development workers at the sub-national level who have just embarked on their own mainstreaming journey.