Promotion of gender equality in the Colombian mining and energy sectors

The objective of this project is to design a strategy for gender mainstreaming at the Ministry of Mines and Energy and three affiliated entities (the “Agencia Nacional de Hidrocarburos – ANH”, the “Agencia Nacional de Minería – ANM” and the “Unidad de Planeación Minero Energética – UPME”) based on the identification of existing gaps at the sectorial and institutional level, and the proposal of alternative solutions and a gender mainstreaming strategy to reduce the identified gaps and to promote the inclusion of women in the sector.  

This project will transfer Canadian experience, tools and best practices for mainstreaming and implementing gender equality at the Ministry of Mines and Energy and the three selected affiliated entities.