Moheyuddin, Ghulam (2005): Incorporating Gender into Poverty Reduction Strategies.
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This paper Explain the rationale for incorporating gender in PRS and describing the three-step process to incorporating gender into poverty reduction strategies. It also analyzes the different tools and methods available to identify gender issues in poverty analysis? And discuss the differences between the poverty constraints faced by the women and by men. The paper suggests methods that can be used to analyze gender differences? Finally the paper explains the Pakistan’s country-specific experiences regarding incorporating gender into PRS and discusses the differences between the theoretical aspects of the PRSP process versus the field experiences of the PRSP.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Incorporating Gender into Poverty Reduction Strategies|
|Keywords:||PRSP; Gender and Poverty Reduction; Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers; incorporating gender into PRSP|
|Subjects:||J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J1 - Demographic Economics > J16 - Economics of Gender ; Non-labor Discrimination|
|Depositing User:||Mr. Ghulam Mohey-ud-din|
|Date Deposited:||07. Nov 2006|
|Last Modified:||25. Jul 2015 15:24|
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