Mainstreaming Topics

  • HOMEPAGE
  • Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • COVID-19 Response
  • Cash and Voucher Assistance
  • Market Development
  • Education and Skills
  • Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation
  • Agriculture and Natural Resources Management
  • Multi-Sectoral Nutrition
  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
  • DRR and Resilience
  • Social Inclusion and Protection
  • Good Governance
  • Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability & Learning
  • Communication & Advocacy
  • Social and Behaviour Change
  • Mainstreaming Topics
  • Innovations
  • ALL THEMES
  • Key Resources

    GPC (2017) Protection Mainstreaming Toolkit (PDF, 1.02 MB)
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    When can it be useful?
    This publication of the Global Protection Cluster provides practical tips on mainstreaming protection elements and considerations into programmes and throughout the programme cycle.

    GPC (2017) Protection Mainstreaming Toolkit - overview
    Language: English
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals
    Useful during: Initial Orientation, Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers, Country Directors / (Support) Desk Officers
    PIN (2019) Gender Analysis Guide (PDF, 3.46 MB)
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    When can it be useful?
    This document introduces basic concepts of gender mainstreaming, defines key areas of inquiry to take into consideration when undergoing a gender analysis and provides easy access to practical guidance and tools.

    PIN (2019) Gender Analysis Guide - overview
    Language: English
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals
    Useful during: Initial Orientation, Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers
    IASC (2018) The Gender Handbook for Humanitarian Action (URL)
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    When can it be useful?
    This handbook sets out the rationale for integrating gender equality into humanitarian action and provides practical guidance for doing so across sectors.

    IASC (2018) The Gender Handbook for Humanitarian Action - overview
    Language: English
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals, Checklists
    Useful during: Initial Orientation, Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers, Country Directors / (Support) Desk Officers
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    Protection Mainstreaming

    GPC (2017) Protection Mainstreaming Toolkit (PDF, 1.02 MB)
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    When can it be useful?
    This publication of the Global Protection Cluster provides practical tips on mainstreaming protection elements and considerations into programmes and throughout the programme cycle.

    GPC (2017) Protection Mainstreaming Toolkit - overview
    Language: English
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals
    Useful during: Initial Orientation, Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers, Country Directors / (Support) Desk Officers
    Global Education Cluster (2016) Protection Mainstreaming Tip Sheet - Education Programs (DOCX, 104.49 KB)
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    When can it be useful?
    This resource provides key tips for mainstreaming protection in education programmes. It is a useful checklist and guidance for education programme managers to improve child protection in schools and education activities.

    DOCX
    Language: English
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Checklists
    Useful during: Assessment and Project Design, Implementation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers
    IASC (2015) Integrating Gender-Based Violence Interventions in Humanitarian Action (URL)
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    When can it be useful?
    The purpose of these Guidelines is to assist humanitarian actors and communities affected by armed conflict, natural disasters and other humanitarian emergencies to coordinate, plan, implement, monitor and evaluate essential actions for the prevention and mitigation of gender-based violence (GBV) across all sectors of humanitarian response.

    IASC (2015) Integrating Gender-Based Violence Interventions in Humanitarian Action - overview
    Language: English
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals
    Useful during: Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers
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    Gender and Age Mainstreaming

    PIN (2019) Gender Analysis Guide (PDF, 3.46 MB)
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    When can it be useful?
    This document introduces basic concepts of gender mainstreaming, defines key areas of inquiry to take into consideration when undergoing a gender analysis and provides easy access to practical guidance and tools.

    PIN (2019) Gender Analysis Guide - overview
    Language: English
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals
    Useful during: Initial Orientation, Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers
    IASC (2018) The Gender Handbook for Humanitarian Action (URL)
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    When can it be useful?
    This handbook sets out the rationale for integrating gender equality into humanitarian action and provides practical guidance for doing so across sectors.

    IASC (2018) The Gender Handbook for Humanitarian Action - overview
    Language: English
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals, Checklists
    Useful during: Initial Orientation, Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers, Country Directors / (Support) Desk Officers
    IASC (2020) Introduction to Gender with Age Marker (GAM) (PDF, 172.47 KB)
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    Also available in: French, Spanish

    When can it be useful?
    This two-pager describes IASC's Gender with Age Marker (GAM), an updated and expanded version of the Gender Marker tool that has been used for assessing the extent to which a humanitarian intervention addresses gender- and age-related differences.

    IASC (2020) Introduction to Gender with Age Marker (GAM) - overview
    Language: English, French, Spanish
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals, Checklists
    Useful during: Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers
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    Gender-Based Violence Mainstreaming

    IASC (2015) Integrating Gender-Based Violence Interventions in Humanitarian Action (URL)
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    When can it be useful?
    The purpose of these Guidelines is to assist humanitarian actors and communities affected by armed conflict, natural disasters and other humanitarian emergencies to coordinate, plan, implement, monitor and evaluate essential actions for the prevention and mitigation of gender-based violence (GBV) across all sectors of humanitarian response.

    IASC (2015) Integrating Gender-Based Violence Interventions in Humanitarian Action - overview
    Language: English
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals
    Useful during: Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers
    UNFPA (2019) The Inter-Agency Minimum Standards for Gender-Based Violence in Emergencies Programming (PDF, 1.99 MB)
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    Also available in: French, Spanish, Arabic

    When can it be useful?
    This resource presents 16 Minimum Standards for GBV prevention and response programming in emergencies. As a whole, the 16 Minimum Standards define what agencies working on specialized GBV programming need to achieve to prevent and respond to GBV, and deliver multisectoral services.

    UNFPA (2019) The Inter-Agency Minimum Standards for Gender-Based Violence in Emergencies Programming - overview
    Language: English, French, Arabic, Spanish
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals
    Useful during: Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers
    IASC (2020) Technical guidance note for Protection, gender and inclusion in the response to COVID-19 (PDF, 1.05 MB)
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    When can it be useful?
    This resource explains how to consider protection, gender and inclusion in the response to COVID-19

    IASC (2020) Technical guidance note for Protection, gender and inclusion in the response to COVID-19 - overview
    Language: English
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals
    Useful during: Assessment and Project Design, Implementation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers, Country Directors / (Support) Desk Officers
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    Disability Mainstreaming

    IASC (2019) Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action (URL)
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    Also available in: Arabic, French, Spanish

    When can it be useful?
    The guidelines set out essential actions that humanitarian actors must take in order to effectively identify and respond to the needs and rights of persons with disabilities who are most at risk of being left behind in humanitarian settings.

    IASC (2019) Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action - overview
    Language: English, French, Arabic, Spanish
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals
    Useful during: Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers
    IASC (2020) Introduction to Gender with Age Marker (GAM) (PDF, 172.47 KB)
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    Also available in: French, Spanish

    When can it be useful?
    This two-pager describes IASC's Gender with Age Marker (GAM), an updated and expanded version of the Gender Marker tool that has been used for assessing the extent to which a humanitarian intervention addresses gender- and age-related differences.

    IASC (2020) Introduction to Gender with Age Marker (GAM) - overview
    Language: English, French, Spanish
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals, Checklists
    Useful during: Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers
    IASC (2021) GAM Sectoral Tip Sheets (URL)
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    Also available in: French, Spanish

    When can it be useful?
    These Sectoral Tip Sheets offer questions and examples of how key gender equality measures contribute to more relevant and responsive projects and programs. Use the Tip Sheets alongside the Gender with Age Marker questionnaire at http://iascgenderwithagemarker.com

    IASC (2021) GAM Sectoral Tip Sheets - overview
    Language: English, French, Spanish
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals, Checklists
    Useful during: Assessment and Project Design, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers
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    Environmental Mainstreaming

    SDC (2020) CEDRIG tools (URL)
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    When can it be useful?
    These package of tools developed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation can give you operational instruments to perform a from a brief assessment to a more detailed analysis across climate, environmental and DRR components at project and strategy level.

    SDC (2020) CEDRIG tools - overview
    Language: English, French, Spanish
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals, Checklists
    Useful during: Initial Orientation, Assessment and Project Design
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers, Country Directors / (Support) Desk Officers
    TEARFUND (2009) CEDRA: Climate change and Environmental Degradation Risk and Adaptation assessment (PDF, 959.29 KB)
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    When can it be useful?
    CEDRA is a climate change and environmental tool for agencies in developing countries and provides a series of useful checklists

    TEARFUND (2009) CEDRA: Climate change and Environmental Degradation Risk and Adaptation assessment - overview
    Language: English
    Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe & Caucasus
    Resource type: Toolkits & Manuals, Checklists, Training Materials
    Useful during: Assessment and Project Design, Monitoring and Evaluation
    Useful for: Field Officers, Project / Programme Managers / Heads of Programmes, M&E Managers / Officers
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