Gender and Inclusion

  • A Multi State Socio Economic Study of with Disabilities in India

    The study analyses the intersection of gender with disability issues by combining economic and social analysis across four states in India by using both quantitative and qualitative methods including gender analysis of disability budgets.

  • Addressing Gender Concerns in the Microfinance Institutions (Development and Regulation) Draft Bill 2011

    The report summarizes findings from an expert group consultation on the gender implications of the Microfinance Draft Bill 2011.The consultation, organized by Gender community of the Solution Exchange with support from UNDP India, also outlined a range of recommendations for empowering women through the Bill.

  • From Reservation to Participation

    To ensure increased reservation of women in local governance institutions translates into more effective participation, the report highlights the importance of training and presents successful strategies based on experience from 10 states to mobilize and build capacities of women.

  • Gender Impact of HIV and AIDS in India

    This study is the scale of the research. It is noteworthy for its detailed analysis of the phenomenon of stigma and discrimination and of the impact of HIV and AIDS on households, on people living with HIV and AIDS (PLWHA) and their family members.

  • Gender and Climate Change: Framework for Analysis, Policy & Action

    The paper provides a framework to analyse gender and climate change concerns in light of strengths and vulnerability of the poor, particularly women. It also outlines efforts being undertaken to mitigate the impact of climate change and provides recommendations for policies and actions.