Publish Year : 2008
Thematic Area: Development Effectiveness
Language: English
Countries: Nepal
Region: Asia and the Pacific
Resource type: Assessments and Analysis
Author: Dr. Meena Acharya Sahavagi


This report presents the findings of a country review carried out in Nepal by Dr. Meena Acharya Sahavagi under the programme"Integrating gender responsive budgeting into the aid effectiveness agenda" launched by UNIFEM and the European Commission (EC) in 2008. The study focused on two main donors EC and DFID and includes an in depth analysis of funding in the Education sector. The GRB and Aid Effectiveness programme seeks to ensure putting in place concrete measures by donor and programme country for mainstreaming gender into mechanisms and instruments used for planning and managing general budget support (GBS), for both Direct Budget Support and programmes with Sector-wide Approaches (SWAp).