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Training and Events on Gender

Training & Events

This section includes World Bank seminars, workshops, and other events to promote the gender equality agenda and facilitate gender integration in the Bank's work. It also includes presentation materials from Jeni Klugman, Director of the Gender and Development Group, World Bank.

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Gender & Development Events & Presentation Materials
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Greed, Lust and Gender: A History of Economic Ideas
Speaker: Nancy Folbre, Professor of Economics, University of Massachusetts
Discussant: Sudhir Shetty, Sector Director, EASPR, World Bank
Location Preston Auditorium
Start Time 11/14/2012 1:00 PM
End Time 11/14/2012 3:00 PM

 

GENDER AND DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE

Mainstreaming Gender into Extractive Industries: Lessons from Papua New Guinea, Tanzania and Uganda
Oct 30, 2012

Annual Meetings 2012, Tokyo

Bank Information Center (BIC)
Gender, Jobs, and Women's Rights
Panelists:
Jeni Klugman, Director of Gender and Development, World Bank (PowerPoint)
Nurgul Dzhanaeva, President of Forum of women’s NGOs of Kyrgyzstan
Ana Maria Nemenzo, National Coordinator, WomanHealth Philippines
Chair: Ian Solomon, US Executive Director, World Bank
Oct. 13, 2012

Women in the Private Sector: Good for Development and Business
Oct. 11, 2012

Women’s Social Empowerment and Improved Access to Services and Livelihoods - Progressive gender and girl child policies in Madhya Pradesh
Oct. 2, 2012
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Room: J1-050

A Round Table: Transforming the Gendered Culture of Schools
House of Sweden • Alfred Nobel Hall • 2900 K Street NW-Washington, D.C. 20007
Sep 27, 2012, 12:00 - 5:00pm

Progress in Gender Policies in Brazil: The Procuradoria da Mulher

LCSPP and Gender and Development Group present BBL
Sep 25, 2012

Women's Leadership and the Role of Male Champions: The Australian Experience
Sept 20, 2012, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Life and Livelihoods: New Evidence on Programming for Adolescent Girls- Global Youth Economic Opportunities Conference, IDB, Washington DC
The session will feature programs from Tanzania and Uganda, the Liberia Adolescent Girls Initiative and Programa Juventud y Empleo in the Dominican Republic.
Sept 12, 2012, 4-5:30pm


A three-day Adolescent Girls Initiative (AGI) Technical Workshop, Monrovia, Liberia
The meeting facilitated learning across AGI teams working in different countries by: a) Highlighting emerging lessons from project design and implementation, b) Exchanging experiences and lessons related to monitoring and evaluation, and c) Sharing knowledge and learning on institutionalization of pilots and positioning for scale-up.
August 27-29, 2012

African Women's Economic Summit, Lagos, Nigeria
Summit Website | Agenda | Jeni Klugman Presentation
Jul 12 - 14, 2012

APEC Women and the Economy Forum 2012 - Private Sector Working Group
Agenda | Concept Note | Jeni Klugman remarks
June 20, 2012

Gender and Assets - What Have We Learned? Where Are We Going?
June 14, 2012

OPCS training - Supporting the World Bank Commitments to Gender Equality

June 7, 2012

2012 MMMF Grant Recipients Forum, Keynote Spekaer: Jeni Klugman
May 14, 2012

Gender at the PREM Forum and Learning Week 2012


Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Sex and World Peace: How the treatment of women affects development and security
April 26, 2012

Georgetown Day School
Girls Learn International Information Meeting
Guest speakers include Feminist Majority Foundation President Ellie Smeal for Girls Learn International and Jeni Klugman, Director of Gender and Development, World Bank.
April 24, 2012

Gender at the 2012 Spring Meetings

Closing the Gap: Financial Inclusion
April 19, 2012

Gender at the 2012 Spring Meetings

New Frontiers on Women's Empowerment and Voice: Views from Around the World
April 20, 2012

Getting to Equal in Education: Addressing Gender and Multiple Sources of Disadvantage to Achieve Learning
April 11, 2012

Institute for International Economic Policy, The George Washington University, in partnership with The University of Oxford and The World Bank
Symposium on Ultra-Poverty | Jeni Klugman Presentation
March 22-23, 2012

Washingotn International Trade Association
Gender and Trade: Catalyzing Women's Economic Empowerment Globally
March 15, 2012

The fifty-sixth session of the Commission on the Status of Women, New York
Feb 27 - March 9, 2012

A Special Event on CEDAW and Women's Rights
March 5, 2012

Achieving MDG5: Poverty reduction, reproductive health and health systems strengthening
February 29, 2012

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Global Study on Homicide and Gender-Based Violence
February 23, 2012

Gender & development communicty of practice

Gender in Country Partnership Strategies: Recent Good Practice in Honduras and Vietnam
February 22, 2012


Highlights from the World Development Report on Gender Equality and some US comparisons

Women Construction Owners and Executives, Annual Congressional and Leadership Conference
Feb 8, 2012

Working with Boys to Achieve Gender Equality Across Generations

Feb 9, 2012

Presentations for the OECD DAC Network on Gender Equality (GENDERNET), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
World Bank Commitments to Gender Equality | 2012 WDR Gender Equality|
Implications for the World Bank
(900KB)
Feb 3, 2012

Conflict and Gender Inequality
Jan 30, 2012

Poverty, productive safety nets, TB prevention and agency: some early results from the slums of Lima
Jan 18, 2012

Women, Business and the Law 2012: Removing Barriers to Economic Inclusion- Joint event with the American Bar Association
Jan 17th, 2012

ESMAP Gender & Energy Seminar: After Durban - Opportunities & Challenges for RIO+20
Jan 12, 2012 | Presentation materials will be available after the event at ESMAP site

Economic Policy Bootcamp
Incorporating gender into Economic Policy sector work
Jeni Klugman and Elisa Gamberoni
Jan 11, 2012

Gender & development communicty of practice

Thinking Equal in Trade Facilitation: Mainstreaming Gender in Trade Facilitation and Logistics Jan 10, 2012


Gender & development communicty of practice

Gender in Development Policy Loans (DPLs) – Experience from Pernambuco, Brazil
Dec 15, 2011

Spurring Global Economic Growth: Unlocking Capital for Women Entrepreneurs
Dec 14, 2011

Assessing Gender Equality through a New Lens: the OECD’s Social Institutions and Gender Index
Dec 12, 2011

Integrating Gender Aspects into Disaster Risk Management Programs
Dec 8, 2011

Women, Business and the Law Workshop - Women's Economic Inclusion: A Human Rights' Perspectives
Dec 1, 2011

Gender Inequality and Globalization: Recent Evidence and Debates
Nov 30, 2011

Gender Equality features prominently in fourth High Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness in Busan, Republic of Korea
Nov 29 - Dec 1, 2011

16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence, US Department of StateWhat is the World Bank doing on Violence Against Women?
Nov 21, 2011

Gender & development community of practice

Bangladesh’s Experience in Gender Responsive Budgeting
Nov 16, 2011

Operations Policy & Country Services (OPCS) Development Policy Lending Academy (DPL)
Jeni Klugman Presentation: Gender in DPLs
Nov 16, 2011

Law, Justice and Development Week 2011
Women’s Access to Justice and the WDR 2012
Nov 15, 2011

Water Sector Board Meeting, World Bank
Annual Monitoring Report
Nov 8, 2011

Presentation for Danish NGOs and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Denmark
Gender Equality and Development: Main messages and implications for the World Bank
Nov 2, 2011

Human Development Report Launch, Eigtved Parkus, Copenhagen
Sustainability and Equity: A better future for all Human Development Report 2011 (590KB)
Nov. 2, 2011

UN Women, New York
World Development Report 2012 - Main messages and implications for the World Bank
Oct 25-26, 2011

Key Milestones to Scale up Gender Equality in the World Bank Group
Oct 17, 2011

Operations Policy & Country Services (OPCS) Country Assistance Strategies (CAS) Academy
Jeni Klugman Presentation: Integrating Gender into the CAS
Oct 3, 2011

Launch of Women, Business and the Law 2012 - Removing Barriers to Economic Inclusion
Sep 26, 2011

Donor Breakfast, World Bank
Implications of World Development Report 2012
Sep 23, 2011

US Rhodes Scholars
Implications of World Development Report 2012 for the World Bank Group
Sep 23, 2011


Events during the 2011 Annual Meetings

Open Forum on Gender
Sep 21, 2011

Gender Equality Matters - The Way Forward
Sep 23, 2011

Gender and Infrastructure - Exploring the Nexus
Sep 23, 2011


Gender and Development Board, World Bank
Key Messages: World Development Report 2012 - Gender Equality and Development
Sep 12, 2011

Gender Action Plan Event: June 14, 2011

How effective are family-planning programs at improving the lives of women? Some perspectives from a vast literature

Gender Action Plan Event: May 31, 2011

The Contribution of African Women to Economic Growth and Development: Historical Perspectives and Policy Implications

Gender Action Plan Event: May 16, 2011

The Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund Annual Forum - Meet the recipients

Gender Action Plan Event: April 26-27, 2011

Getting It Done!--An End- of- GAP Technical Symposium | Archived Webcast

Gender Action Plan Event: April 27, 2011

Frontier Thinking on Gender and Development: Emerging Issues and Institutional Responses

Gender Action Plan Event: April 20, 2011

Gender Statistics and Tools for Gender Analysis

Gender Action Plan Event: April 18, 2011

IDA 16 New Results Measurement System and Implications for CASs and Bank Operations

Gender Action Plan Event: April 6, 2011

Female Entrepreneurship: What do we know? What is next?

Gender Action Plan Event: March 29, 2011

Gender Implications of Biofuels Expansion in a Low-Income and Land Abundant Country

Gender Action Plan Event: March 22-24, 2011

Gender and Infrastructure Workshop for the Africa Region, Co-Sponsored by the African Development Bank and the World Bank, A Collaborative Initiative of the MDBs’ Gender Working Group

Gender Action Plan Event: February 10, 2011

Welfare Effects of Widowhood in a Low-Income Country

Gender Event: January 13, 2011

Womens' Economic Empowerment in Conflict-affected Countries: Potentials and Pitfalls of Entrepreneurship

Gender Action Plan Event: December 15, 2010

Gender Impacts of Land Titling in Post-disaster and Post-conflict Environment: Lessons Learned from Aceh and Policy Implications

Gender Event: December 10, 2010

Research seminar on Gender and Conflict held in Oslo

Gender Action Plan Event: November 04, 2010

Gender and Growth

Gender-Based Violence: We Need to Act

Gender Event: November 01, 2010

Friends and Colleagues Remember Kathy Terrell Svejnar

Gender Event: October 07, 2010

World Bank Financial and Private Sector Development Vice Presidency Seminar: Empowering Women Entrepreneurs – Mobilizing Women’s Economic Potential

Gender Action Plan Event: October 06, 2010

Giving Adolescent Girls 'A Fair Chance'

Gender Event: October 06, 2010

Giving Adolescent Girls 'A Fair Chance'(Video of Event)

Gender Event: July 22-23, 2010

Adolescent Girls Initiative Technical Meeting

Gender Action Plan Event: July 22-23, 2010

Adolescent Girls Initiative Technical Meeting

Gender Action Plan Event: June 14, 2010

Family Policies & Female Employment

Gender Action Plan Event: June 09, 2010

Developing the Bank's Trade and Gender Work Program: A Brainstorming Workshop

Gender Action Plan Event: June 03, 2010

Pensions, Women, Employment - Can Pension Systems Undermine Women's Careers?

Gender Action Plan Event: April 28, 2010

Barriers and Gateways for Women’s Labor Force Participation – Policy Insights from Middle Income Countries

Gender Action Plan Event: April 27, 2010

Promoting Jobs in the Recovery for Men and Women: What Works, What Doesn’t and Why?

Gender Action Plan Event: March 23-26, 2010

Strengthening the Gender Mainstreaming Capacity in the Water Sector Institutions, Kenya

Gender Action Plan Event: March 11, 2010

Gender Equality and Good Governance Forum: Improving Services for Women.

Gender Action Plan Event: March 04, 2010

Women's Business Incubators - Innovation & Results:Parallel Event during the 54th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women.
[RBI Briefs (PDF: 290KB)] [RBI Agenda (PDF: 80KB)]

Gender Action Plan Event: March 01, 2010

Impact Evaluation and Gender: Measuring What Works, What Doesn't, and Why? - March 1, 2010

Gender Action Plan Event: February 01, 2010

Water. Power. Roads. Gender. - Connecting for Development

Gender Action Plan Event: December 03, 2009

Mainstreaming Gender Equality in Infrastructure Projects - Latin America and the Caribbean Workshop, Lima, Peru

Gender Action Plan Event: November 18, 2009

Working Women: Better Outcomes for Growth - Why protecting and promoting women's access to jobs is particularly important in an economic crisis

Gender Event: June 02-03, 2009

World Bank Leads on Cutting Edge Research: - Female Entrepreneurship - Constraints and Opportunities

Gender Event: May 21-23, 2009

Workshop on Gender in MENA Projects: Promoting Women’s Economic Empowerment

Gender Event: May 21, 2009

PREM Knowledge & Learning Forum 2009

Gender Event: April 29, 2009

In the midst of the financial crisis, women can be agents of change

Gender Event: March 10, 2009

Smart Economies Empower Women Proving How and Why: The Results-Based Initiatives, the 53rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women

Gender Event: March 10, 2009

Women with Disabilities in Development International Roundtable

Gender Event: March 05, 2009

BBL: Gender Implications of the Financial and Food Crisis - Women In 33 Countries Highly Vulnerable To Financial Crisis Effects

Gender Event: February 25, 2009

Care Economy Brainstorming Session

Gender Event: February 19, 2009

The Gender and Public Sector Governance Groups of the PREM Network present: "Do women make a difference in parliamentary politics?"

Gender Event: February 19, 2009

Book Launch: Girls’ Education in the 21st Century: Gender Equality, Empowerment, and Economic Growth- video links (intranet)

Gender Event: December 11-12, 2008

Gender and Taxation: Improving Equity and Revenue Generation

Gender Event: November 10-11, 2008

Multilateral Development Bank's (MDB's) Workshop: Mainstreaming Gender Equality in Infrastructure

Gender Event: November 06-07, 2008

Mining, Gender, and Sustainable Livelihoods, Canberra, Australia

Gender Event: October 10, 2008

From school to quality work, an initiative to empower adolescent girls

Gender Event: September 30, 2008

Gender-based Violence and Opportunities for World Bank Action: Challenges and New Approaches

Gender Event: July 10, 2008

LCR Learning Events Series: "Boys’ Underperformance in School and Gender Differences in the Returns to Education: Implications for Poverty Reduction" Background Material | Website

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