Gender Mainstreaming in Local Authorities – Best Practices
Since the 1980s, there has been growing recognition of the need to ensure women’s equal access to urban public spaces. Many initiatives to mainstream gender by local governments have been documented. Some are comprehensive and are based on supportive policies.
Others are ad hoc and address specific issues, sometimes due to crises. Whatever the context, the initiatives provide lessons that other can learn from. this book documents such initiatives.