gender audit

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Definition

Assessment of the extent to which gender equality is effectively institutionalised in policies, programmes, organisational structures and proceedings (including decision-making processes), and in the corresponding budgets.

See also: participatory gender audit

Propose an update

Source(s)

Council of Europe – Directorate General of Human Rights and Legal Affairs (2009). Gender Budgeting: Practical Implementation. Handbook prepared by Sheila Quinn.

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1145