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Gender Inclusive Framework and Theory: A Guide for Turning Theory into Practice

Kathleen Kuehnast and Danielle Robertson : 2018

The Gender Inclusive Framework and Theory (GIFT) guide is an approachable and thorough tool that facilitates the integration of gender analysis into project design. Because peacebuilding work is context dependent, the GIFT puts forth three approaches to gender analysis – the Women, Peace and Security Approach; the Peaceful Masculinities Approach; and the Intersecting Identities Approach – that...

Source: United States Institute of Peace

Link: https://www.usip.org/sites/default/files/2018-08/gender-inclusive-framework-and-theory-guide.pdf

Tags: Conflict management

Learning to Sustain Change: Mitanin Community Health Workers Promote Public Accountability in India

Samir Garg and Suchi Pande : 2018

This note illustrates how the community health worker (CHW) program of the Chhattisgarh state government in central India— known as Mitanin—has, over time, developed a learning strategy that permits CHWs (Mitanins) to enable sustained action on public accountability, whilst simultaneously providing health services and education, and linking communities with government healthcare services. The...

Source: Accountability Research Center

Link: https://accountabilityresearch.org/web/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/AN4_-English_8-16-18.pdf

Tags: Accountability

Managing Change: Executive Policymaking in Myanmar

Su Mon Thazin Aung and Matthew Arnold : 2018

This report provides an introduction to policymaking in Myanmar, focusing on policymaking by the executive branch of the Union government in Nay Pyi Taw and detailing the key actors and processes that define policymaking in the country. Its primary goal is to contribute to a robust public discourse on how policymaking actors and processes in the country can be strengthened, without which it...

Source: The Asia Foundation

Link: https://asiafoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Managing-Change-Executive-Policymaking-in-Myanmar_17-May-2018.pdf

Tags: Policymaking

Tracking Progress Towards Inclusive, Safe, Resilient and Sustainable Cities and Human Settlements: SDG 11 Synthesis Report

UN-Habitat : 2018

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity. Goal 11, one of the 17 SDGs, is about all of these dimensions, with a specific focus on urban areas and settings. This synthesis report is the first publication showing the progress, challenges and opportunities of global monitoring...

Source: UN-Habitat

Link: https://unhabitat.org/sdg-11-synthesis-report/#

Tags: Urban Development

Local Levels in Federalism: Constitutional Provisions and the State of Implementation

Balananda Paudel and Krishna Prasad Sapkota : 2018

This report provides an overview of how federalism is currently implemented against the Constitutional provisions. The assessment examines nine federal laws adopted after the promulgation of the Constitution. As a way forward, the assessment makes recommendations for improving constitutional literacy among elected officials across federal, provincial, and local governments and promoting the...

Source: Swatantra Nagarik Sanjal Nepal and The Asia Foundation

Link: https://asiafoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Local-Levels-in-Federalism_Constitutional-Provisions-and-the-State-of-Implementation-English-Version.pdf

Tags: Capacity Building

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