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Sneltoets

Unofficial title in English: 
Quick assessment

Aims and objectives

A shortened version of the original Gender Impact Assessment (Emancipatie Effect Rapportage, EER). In six to eight weeks, a Sneltoets can be carried out. It analyses the effects of policies on women and men, and takes into account both gender and ethnicity. Among the outcomes are policy options from a gendered perspective, and an explication of their relation with policy objectives and strategies.

Results and impact

A gender impact assessment of policy. Includes both an analysis of statistics and studies/reports, and is translated into policy options.

Contents/activities/services

Civil servants from all levels of government can order a Quick Assessment from Atria. The six to eight week process of conducting the Quick Assessment includes in-take meetings to define the scope of the assessment, and collection of data and publications on the topic, and is translated into a final report with policy options.