The Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP) aims to address security and political challenges, to respond immediately to crisis situations in third countries world-wide, to build capacity for conflict prevention, peace-building and crisis preparedness and to address global and trans-regional threats with a security or stability dimension. The objective of this Gender Facility II is to enhance IcSP projects effectiveness by strengthening IcSP staff capacities to take up and apply of gender-sensitive approaches in project design and implementation.
Femconsult provides one senior gender expert, of the team of 3 in total. The following services are delivered:
- Gender-sensitivity thematic guidance notes: Guidance notes are developed to explain how gender-sensitivity applies to different thematic areas of particular relevance to IcSP, e.g. police reform, transitional justice, dialogue & mediation, preventing violent extremism.
- Regional teams training on gender-sensitivity and mainstreaming: Training on gender-sensitivity and its mainstreaming.
- Coaching on gender-mainstreaming: Following the gender-sensitivity and mainstreaming training, a pilot coaching method will be provided that support gender-mainstreaming from project identification and formulation, through to implementation (including M&E).
- Ad-hoc support to gender-mainstreaming: provision of ad hoc gender-mainstreaming support such as screening of project documents, baseline studies, development of gender-specific indicators, and/or specific training/coaching (when relevant).