The course “Mainstreaming Gender into Project Cycle Management” is designed to equip participants with knowledge and skills to integrate gender perspectives into all phases of project cycle management. The course will provide an overview of gender mainstreaming and project cycle management, and explore why it is important to integrate gender perspectives into project design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.
Participants will learn how to conduct gender analysis, develop gender-sensitive indicators, and collect gender-disaggregated data to monitor and evaluate the outcomes and impacts of the project. The course will also cover gender-responsive implementation, including how to address gender-based violence, ensure gender-sensitive communication and engagement, and address gender issues during implementation.
The course will include case studies and best practices from a range of sectors to illustrate how gender mainstreaming can be successfully implemented in different contexts. Participants will also learn how to integrate gender perspectives into organizational culture and practices, and how to promote a gender-sensitive organizational culture.
Overall, the course will provide participants with practical tools and techniques to mainstream gender into all phases of project cycle management, and enable them to contribute to achieving gender equality and empowering women and girls.
Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
- Explain the concept of gender mainstreaming and its importance in project cycle management.
- Conduct gender analysis using appropriate frameworks and tools, and identify gender-specific needs and constraints in project design and implementation.
- Develop gender-sensitive indicators and collect gender-disaggregated data to monitor and evaluate the outcomes and impacts of the project.
- Apply gender-responsive implementation strategies to address gender-based violence, ensure gender-sensitive communication and engagement, and address gender issues during implementation.
- Evaluate the effectiveness of gender mainstreaming efforts in project cycle management using best practices and lessons learned.
- Promote a gender-sensitive organizational culture and integrate gender perspectives into organizational policies, practices, and structures.
The course “Mainstreaming Gender into Project Cycle Management” is suitable for a diverse range of individuals and organizations, including project managers, development practitioners, gender specialists, government officials, non-governmental organization (NGO) staff, civil society activists, researchers, and anyone interested in mainstreaming gender in project design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.
The course is particularly relevant for professionals working in the fields of gender equality, women’s empowerment, and sustainable development, who seek to integrate gender perspectives into their work to achieve more inclusive and effective outcomes.
To participate in this online course, participants will need a reliable internet connection and a computer, laptop, or mobile device. The course will be hosted on Global Human Rights Leadership Training Institute platform, which participants will access using their web browser. The platform is compatible with most modern web browsers, such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Safari. Additional technology requirements will be communicated to participants in advance if necessary.
Award of the Certificates
Participants, who successfully complete all course requirements, including assignments and assessments, will be awarded a certificate of completion in Mainstreaming Gender into Project Cycle Management. The certificate will highlight the skills and knowledge gained in the course, providing valuable recognition of the participant’s achievements.
The course fee for is US$300. Limited partial scholarships are available for participants from developing countries who demonstrate financial need. Details on the partial scholarship application process will be provided upon registration.
This advanced course on grant proposal writing and resource mobilization is designed to be flexible for busy professionals. The course has duration of 84 hours, which can be completed over a period of four (4) weeks. Participants will have access to the course materials and assignments 24/7 and can complete the coursework at their own pace. Additionally, there is a possibility of an extension if required. This flexibility allows participants to balance their work and personal commitments while still benefiting from the course.
Interested participants can register for this course by filling out an online application form at https://justicegroup.org/submit-your-application-form/ or request an application form from email: firstname.lastname@example.org. The application deadline is 5 June 2023, while payment is due on 6 June 2023. Once accepted, participants will be provided with payment details, and payment must be made before the participant can start the course.
Further inquiries about the course may be sent to: email@example.com OR firstname.lastname@example.org.