DIME GAP COLLABORATION Measuring What Works What Doesn’t and Why gender equality as smart economics Mayra Buvinic Director Gen by iqm86975

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									      DIME-GAP COLLABORATION--
Measuring What Works, What Doesn’t and Why?




         gender equality as smart economics



                         Mayra Buvinic
           Director, Gender and Development Group
                          World Bank
           GAP Framework

 Advance women’s economic empowerment

 Policy level         Agency level




 Make markets       Empower women to
work for women      compete in markets
GAP Framework--at Work in 4 Markets
                                Policy Level:                Agency Level:
                                                          Empower women to
                           Make markets work for
                                                          compete in markets
                                   women
  Product Markets        Include female-owned        Form women’s business,
                         businesses and farms in     purchasing, and transport
                         supply chains               associations
  Financial Markets      Offer commercial credit      Support self-help groups and
                         lines and financial services ROSCAs
                         for women
  Land Markets           Promote joint titling to    Ensure women’s participation
                         land to enable women to     in land adjudication and
                         access loans                registration processes
  Labor Markets          Certify good gender         Provide labor intermediation
                         practices in firms          services to young women


                 Infrastructure Increases Access to all 4 Markets
      GAP Guiding Principles

• Selective coverage

• Evidence-based

• Results-oriented

• Relies on incentives
      GAP History, Funding & Initiatives

GAP is a US$65 million, four-year program,
 started in January 2007.

Currently 226 initiatives are underway in
 research and operations.

• GAP has invested $1.7 million in DIME
  collaborations, in ARD and PSD.
  – Regional IE workshops with TTLs and project Teams, where gender is integrated in learning, and
    concept note design
  – Incentive funding to support gender integration in the implementation of projects
       GAP Allocation by Markets (226 initiatives)

                                   As of January 2010

                                                             Infrastructure:
                  PSD                                            $ 2.1m
                $ 10.2m                                            5%
                  23%




        Cross-Sector
           $ 3.6m
             8%                                                                    Labor:
                                                                                  $ 23.1m
                                                                                    53%
              Land and
             Agriculture:
               $ 5.0m
                 11%


Note: Includes the Adolescent Girls Initiative ($18.3m) and the Results Based Initiatives ($4.8m).
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       Why does GAP Support DIME?

  AN EFFECTIVE WAY TO MAINSTREAM GENDER
      IN LINE WITH THE GAP OBJECTIVES AND PHILOSOPHY


 Evidence based to influence Bank operations

 Use of incentives to strengthen gender mainstreaming


 Generation of substantial gender disaggregated data to
   support broader policy analysis
          Impact Evaluation Experts


Arianna Legovini
Head, Development Impact Evaluation Initiative (DIME)

Markus Goldstein
Senior Economist, AFPTM

Florence Kondylis
Economist, DIME

								
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