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Mainstreaming Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) in Market Systems Development

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Guidance for SDC staff to help ensure gender issues are taken into account in MSD programming.

The paper outlines key WEE issues in MSD and how they can be integrated in programme design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.

It provides some examples of SDC programmes that are integrating gender concerns as part of their markets systems analysis. It also looks at the development of gender-responsive interventions and partner selection.