Targeting & Gender

Dissemination|Activity Status: Closed
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  • Approval Date
    May 03, 2017
    Closing Date
    August 31, 2018



The activity was to deliver the following:.

1. Portfolio review: conduct a desk review of GPOBA portfolio and interviews of project teams to determine how GPOBA projects and its current practices contribute to reducing gender gaps. The analysis also included examples of RBF projects outside GPOBA identified through reviewing project documents sections mandated by the WBG Gender Strategy.

2. Gender analysis: assess the impact of GPOBA projects as well as other RBF projects on reducing gender gaps and promoting gender equality.  

3. Gender-related recommendations: the report suggested designs to ensure an effective narrowing of the gender gap and tracking of gender indicators in line with the World Bank Group Gender Strategy.