Participation-Based Gender Assessment in the Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Sector

The Gender Consulting Team, under technical assistance financed by the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction, administered and implemented by the Asian Development Bank, Government of Mongolia, and The Secretariat of National Committee on Gender Equality, completed a participation-based gender assessment in the Food, Agriculture, and Light Industry sector of Tuv Aimag.

The understanding and perspectives of gender equality from more than 20 stakeholders and sector professionals was actively explored throughout the workshop. Within the scope of the workshop, participants defined particular activities, resources, challenges and obstacles which need to be addressed within the gender-responsive sector policy.