Gender and the EIF
supporting equitable outcomes
The Executive Director of the EIF participated in the Expert Round Table on the Gender Dimension of Aid for Trade held on 25 October 2010 at the WTO in Geneva. Find out more and read the final report
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Putting gender and the needs of poor communities at the heart of national development plans and trade integration is something to which the EIF is fully committed. The EIF has a clear mandate to help LDCs benefit from global trade through tackling bottlenecks to trade and promoting sustainable economic growth and development for countries to effectively trade their way out of poverty.
Central to this is the need to address gender-specific constraints and increase trading opportunities for both women and men.
Read the Gender and EIF guide from the 2008 Expert Roundtable here...