National Machinery for Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment
GAD budget policy
This report presents the experience of the Philippine in planning and budgeting for gender equality since the adoption of the GAD budget policy in 1995, with a particular emphasis in the 1999 GAD budget.
This report analyzes the Philippines’ current policy on gender-responsive budgeting. It critically analyzes the issues and challenges the government faces in mainstreaming gender and the bureaucracy and the operationalization of the GAD budget policy as a whole. It also provides recommendations for engendering the budget systems and processes of the Philippines.