Gender Analysis and Planning

from International NGO Training and Research Centre
Registration deadline: 01 Feb 2018 Training date: 05 Mar 2018 to 07 Mar 2018 More Information

Development planners and NGOs are increasingly committed to incorporating a gender perspective into their programmes. However, many face challenges in its practical and systematic application to their work. This course will enable you to effectively and systematically analyse contexts and plan development and humanitarian programmes from a gender equality perspective.

1 Objectives of the course

By the end of the training participants will:
• Have explored the intrinsic relationship between gender and development
• Be able to integrate gender into contextual analysis, and to use gender analysis frameworks effectively
• Be better equipped to integrate gender into strategic and operational planning
• Have acquired methods of creating gender awareness within development practice.

2 Intended audience

This course is intended for gender advisers in NGOs and UN agencies, and development practitioners with an interest in gender mainstreaming.

3 Core content areas

• Historical overview and policy approaches to gender in development
• Conceptual exploration of gender and development terms
• Gender analysis: Tools and frameworks
• Analysing gender and: (according to participant interest)
• Human rights
• Poverty
• Livelihoods
• Health and HIV/Aids
• Education
• The environment
• Violence against women
• Planning
• Strategic planning and gender
• Operational planning and gender

Fee information:
This course has two parts: a 3 day face to face course which will take place in Oxford, UK; and a 50 minute one-to-one coaching session after the course (via Skype) with the course trainer, focusing specifically on your needs. This individual, tailored coaching will support the individual to apply the learning from the course to their work, and offer the opportunity to work through current challenges, difficulties and opportunities with a highly experienced practitioner. The available dates and times for coaching will be provided by the trainers in advance of the course. Coaching terms and conditions will be provided upon application. The cost of this course is £710 non-residential (includes training materials, 50-minute individual coaching session, lunch and refreshments) or £870 residential (includes training materials, 50-minute individual coaching session, meals and accommodation for duration of course).
How to register:

To apply for this course, please complete an online application:

For more information hon this course or any of our other courses, please contact the INTRAC Training Team: Phone: +44 (0)1865 263040/201851, Email:, Web: