Project Title: Assessment of Gender Gaps in Infrastructure Projects
Client: Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)
Students: Dorine Akwiri, Alex Ash, Alfonso Hernandez, Tracy To Trieu Hai Ly, Rafael Posada
Fieldwork Location: Gujarat, India
About the Project: Evaluating the approaches utilized by large development banks for assessing gender gaps in their infrastructure projects so the AIIB can implement their own gender assessment approach. The output from this project was a presentation to the AIIB on key findings as well as detailed policy report outlining diverse ways of including a gender lens into infrastructure development so the AIIB can develop their own approach.
Key Words: Gender, Economic Development, Public Procurement