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Policy Analysis, Gender Mainstreaming and Advocacy Course

By: Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON)  

Lagos State, Nigeria

17 - 30 Sep, 2016  14 days

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NGN 107,500

 At the end of the training course, participants should be able to

  • Evaluate critical issues in policy analysis implementation with Gender lens
  • Discuss the concept of policy and policy environment
  • Explain Gender mainstreaming in sectorial policies and plans
  • Examine the use of Gender sensitivity indicators for policy formulation and implementation
  • Analyze sectorial policies from Gender perspectives 
  • Apply Gender lens to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Course Contents

  • Sex and Gender Concepts
  • The Concept of Gender and Development
  • Gender Issues in Management System
  • The Concept of Policy and Ideas
  • Overview of Gender Mainstreaming
  • Gender Responsive Policy Making
  • Gender  Blind and Gender Neutral Policies
  •  Gender Mainstreaming in Specific Sector Policies e.g. Health, Education, Energy Etc;
  • Gender Policy Environment
  • Gender Review of MDGs
  • Overview of Public Policy and Policy Environment
  • Gender Analysis, Principles and Practices
  • Gender Analytical Frameworks / Tools
  • Understanding Gender Budget Systems
  • Mainstreaming Gender into Sustainable Development Goals  (SDGs)
  • Mainstreaming Gender into Policy-Making Processes
  • Classification and Types of Gender Sensitive Indicators
  • Advocacy, Lobbying and Negotiating Skills
  • Politics of Policy and Gender Policy Appraisal
  • Analyses of Sectorial Policies from Gender Perspective
  • Overview of National Gender Policy
  • Persuasion and Influencing Skills
  • Gender International Policies Related Issues e.g. CEDAW etc.
  • Engendering Policy  Impact, Evaluation and Change

Target Audience

The Course is designed for Officers on GL 10 and above in Local Government, State and federal public service and their equivalent in the  Private Sector as well as Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO’s), Gender Desk officers.

ASCON Complex, Topo, Badagry Sep 17 - 30 Sep, 2016
NGN 107,500.00(Per Participant (This Excludes Accommodation and Feeding))
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