Gender Period Offer

South and South-East Asia - Australia

2010-2013 | AusAid / DFAT |

Cowater provided, on an as-needed basis over a three-year period, four gender specialists to AusAID’s “Gender Equality (GE) Support Services Panel”. The purpose of the Panel was to enhance the quality and effectiveness of Australia’s aid program by providing high-quality GE advice to country and regional programs and program-enabling areas.  Gender equality is at the heart of economic and social progress, and is widely accepted as essential to sound development practice.  Cowater’s experts provided services to ensure that AusAID initiatives were based on international good practice on GE, and on Australian and regional lessons learned; linked AusAID to other high-quality gender specialists and networks; assisted AusAID’s Gender Adviser(s) to implement and integrate Agency gender strategies and policies; and contributed to AusAID’s knowledge of GE issues and effective implementation of this knowledge in a development context.


Related Projects

Project to Support the Better Integration of Women in the Haitian National Police

The Projet d’Appui à une meilleure intégration des femmes dans la Police Nationale d’Haïti (PAMIF-PNH) is a more than 3 million Canadian dollars project funded by Global Affairs Canada (GAC). […]

Promoting Girls’ Education in Mali (SCOFI)

Cowater International’s Promoting Girls’ Education in Mali (SCOFI) Project is improving educational outcomes for adolescent girls (aged 13 to 15) in Mali, particularly in the central region of Ségou. The […]

Framework for Mid-term Review and Final Evaluation of Programming – Lot 1: Agriculture, Economic Growth, Infrastructure, Energy

Cowater International (formerly Transtec) is implementing this multiple-participant framework agreement, providing expert services for mid-term and final evaluations of interventions (projects and programmes) in the following sectors: agriculture, inclusive economic […]



Interested in shaping the future with Cowater International?
Learn More