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.