Date:December 19, 2012

Gender Mainstreaming in NORAD’s Energy programmes

Gender Mainstreaming in NORAD’s Energy Programme

The objective of the assignment is to enable Norad, Norwegian Embassies and partners to mainstream gender in their Clean Energy for Development and the Oil for Development Programmes policies, procedures and practices.

Specific services that have been implemented:

  • Assistance in developing gender-sensitive objectives, outcomes, goals, indicators, and monitoring & evaluation protocols.
  • Identification of the gender connections and impacts related to policies, strategies and activities, legal and contractual frameworks, environmental regulations and guidelines.
  • Conduct a Gender Organisational Assessment (GOA)
  • Design and conduct Gender Audits and Gender Budgeting
  • Provide Capacity Building Programmes
  • Assistance in developing and implementing Country & Programme Gender Action Plans,
  • Contribute to gender aware communications strategies
  • Develop policies and strategies to attract and retain more women in energy sector institution


Countries / Countries Angola, Bolivia, Ghana, Madagascar, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sudan, Timor-Leste, Uganda, Liberia, Ethiopia, Nepal, Tanzania
Duration of project 3 years
Client / partner Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation
Donor Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation
Contact person (within ETC) Sheila Oparaocha