The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) envisages awarding a middle-value contract to carry out applied research to mainstream gender budgeting in the European Structural Funds. The research question is: What is the impact of the initiatives using gender budgeting and the practical consequences of using it? The research question is further refined as: Based in practices at Member State level, could a practical methodology for the introduction of gender budgeting within the Structural Funds be developed?

All parties interested in providing the services described above should express their interest 400 words maximum, by e-mail, to with the subject reference: EIGE/2017/OPER/03, before 05/05/2017, 12:00 Vilnius time.