gender procurement


Gender procurement involves the introduction of gender equality requirements in public procurement, in order to use these as an instrument to advance gender equality. It is a question both of ensuring that all citizens are offered equal services, regardless of gender, but also a matter of increasing the efficiency and quality of services, since making the integration of a gender perspective a requirement encourages providers to develop and offer services that are in line with gender equality objectives.

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Based on the information provided by the Observatory of the European Charter for Equality of Women and Men in Local Life. Available at: