Colombia

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.