Gender equality is a crosscutting theme and an integral part of all CIDA policies, programs and projects. Addressing gender equality as a crosscutting goal requires that women's views, interests and needs shape the development agenda as much as men's, and that the development agenda supports progress toward more equal relations between women and men.
CIDA focuses on producing results on gender equality in three areas:
The following list is a sample of projects that contribute to gender equality. For more projects, consult CIDA's Project Browser. Use the advanced search and type "gender equality" into the keyword box.