Gender Responsive Budgeting – A Different Way of Thinking About Budgeting
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04 June, 2020

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm UTC

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4:00 pm - 6:00 pm UTC

Gender Responsive Budgeting – A Different Way of Thinking About Budgeting

  • Format

    Webcast

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Duration

    2h

Gender responsive budgeting is a unique approach being used by governments around the world to formulate their budgets in a gender responsive way. Attend this webcast to gain new insights on budget formulation and the wider context for advancing gender equality in public sector financial management.

Learning outcomes

  • Recognize and identify the main components of gender responsive budgeting
  • Compare and contrast gender responsive budgeting to other budgeting approaches
  • Evaluate the success of gender responsive budgeting techniques using insights from international case studies
  • Identify the wider policy context surrounding gender responsive budgeting

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Product information

Overview

Gender equity

This webcast will address a topical and developing area of public financial management. Gender responsive budgeting is an approach to budgeting that uses fiscal policy and administration to advance gender equality and the development of women. It is gaining popularity among governments around the world and offers a unique approach to formulating a budget in a gender responsive way and linking gender responsive policies so that women and men are treated equitably.

Gender responsive budgeting is grounded in the understanding that policy decisions and resource allocations of public money can affect the economic and social outcomes for women and men.

In this webcast we will review advantages and challenges of gender responsive budgeting, in particular, you will learn the lessons from country case studies. Additionally, we will talk about the practical challenges of gender responsive budgeting. We will also discuss the wider policy context and how it contributes to advancing gender equality, particularly meeting the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Finally, participants will hear firsthand from Public Finance by Women (PFW), about their priorities for promoting gender equality in the public financial management systems.

Key Topics:

  • Gender responsive budgeting using fiscal policy and administration to advance gender equality

  • The wider policy context surrounding the introduction of gender responsive budgeting

  • Lessons learned and good practice from international jurisdiction case studies

Who should take this course?

  • Accountants, finance specialists and academics working in the field of government and public (non-profit) sector financial management
  • Stakeholders from key organizations that have an interest in gender responsive budgeting e.g. OECD, IMF etc.

Professional development

This Webcast offers 2 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Prerequisites:Interest in the subject of gender budgeting
Programme level:Intermediate
Duration:2h
Format:Webcast
Access:This is a live event. You will have access to webcast on the date/time of broadcast and the archive for 3 months after the broadcast date.

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