Exploring the Potential of Gender Budgeting for Northern Ireland


image of documentThis two phase project, funded by the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust, is examining the potential of gender budgeting to enhance equality analysis and equality outcomes in Northern Ireland. The project involves empirical research with a range of stakeholders, analysis of policy documents and economic analysis of specific policy areas to help determine the impact of gender budgeting.The project also draws on lessons from international experiences.

 

Research Team:

  • Professor Joan Ballantine and Dr Michelle Rouse, Ulster University Business School;
  • Professor Ann Marie Gray, School of Applied Social and Policy Studies and co-director of ARK;
  • Lynn Carvill, Chair, NI Women’s Budget Group;
  • Dr Angela O’Hagan, Scottish Women’s Budget Group and WISE Centre for Economic Justice (GCU);
  • Liz Law worked on phase 1 of the project.

 


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Webinars:

Tackling Gender Inequalities: the Role of Gender Budgeting

Thursday 25 February 2021, 10.30am-noon, via Zoom

This event will focus on the findings of this gender budgeting project.  In particular, it will share the results of discussions held with a range of stakeholders, analysis of policy documents and economic analysis of specific policy areas. The event will also discuss linked ongoing research which is being carried out in the area of gender budgeting in Northern Ireland.

To join the event, please register at: https://tinyurl.com/y5xo6rmg