Gender Tool Kit: Energy Going Beyond the Meter

Developer or Source: Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Gender Tool Kit: Energy Going Beyond the Meter assists staff and consultants of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in conceptualizing and designing gender-responsive projects in the energy sector. It guides users in key questions to be asked and data to be collected during project preparation. It also offers a menu of entry points in designing project outputs, activities, inputs, indicators, and targets that integrate key gender issues identified during the gender analysis. The toolkit is broken down into key subsectors of ADB's energy sector investments - transmission and distribution, rural electrification, energy efficiency, and renewable energy. Case studies from ADB energy projects have been included to illustrate good practices in mainstreaming gender in energy sector.

Region: East Asia and Pacific, Europe and Central Asia, South Asia
Sectors and Topics: Energy Efficiency, Gender, Renewable Energy, Rural
Scale: Project-Level
Expertise Level: Practitioner
Resource Type: Guidance and Frameworks
Cost: No
Inputs Needed: Information on project Existing gender issues and conditions Decisions on gender targets
Outputs Provided: Information on importance of gender in the energy sector integration into project cycle gender analysis entry points for gender in project design gender targets and indicators for monitoring framework
Languages: English
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