Technical Assistance for Promoting Gender Equality in Education

Country

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Turkey

EuropeAid

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132422/D/SER/TR
Start Year

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2014

End Year

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2016
Beneficiary

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Ministry of National Education
Consortium

:

British Council, ANKON Consulting, FCG International, Fondazione Giacomo Brodili, SIPUI, TEPAV
Budget

:

3.178.00 €
Financing

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EC – European Commission
Working Area

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Education and Human Resources Development
 
Service Area

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Technical Assistance, Training & Capacity Building

The purpose of this contract is to promote gender equality for girls and boys in schools and equality and a gender-sensitive approach throughout the education system, within this scope the contract will include technical assistance for:

  • İncorporating the gender perspective at all levels of the educational system and improving the Ministry of National Education’s system by formulating a gender equality assurance tool for schools (GEATS) with stakeholders, multiplying and distributing this tool as booklets and implementing this system at the chosen pilot schools,
  • İmproving the Ministry of National Education’s capacity to promote equality and a gender-sensitive approach throughout the education system by organising study visits, reviewing policy documents, strategies, relevant legislation through workshops and revising the existing curricula and course books in terms of gender equality,
  • Raising awareness for all parts of society (students, parents, teaching and non-teaching staff, etc.) by organising local and international conferences and campaigns to impact target groups.

Urgent Environmental Investment Project- Technical Assistance Consultancy Services for Institutional Development of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Country

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Azerbaijan
EuropeAid

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Start Year

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2004
End Year

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2004
Beneficiary

:

Azerbaijan Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources
Consortium

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SMEC (AUT), ANKON (TR), G&G (TR)
Budget

:

Financing

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The World Bank
Working Area

:

Agriculture and Rural Development, Environment and Climate Change
Service Area

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Institution Building and Restructuring, Technical Assistance

Technical consultancy has been provided to the Azerbaijan Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources in the implementation of the Institutional Reforms. In association with SMEC (Australia) and G&G Consulting (Turkey), ANKON has suggested policies and developed short and long-term urgent education necessity plans about promotion system for qualified personnel, arrangement of the institutional structure, interaction with the other institutions and development of public relations by analyzing the actual status of the Ministry within a very broad scope; from Human Resources to Labour Procedures

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