Resources and networks

Tearfund is a member of the following networks:

Gender and Development Network

This is a network with a diverse membership of leading practitioners, academics and consultants working on gender and development issues in the UK. Tearfund is a member. Please visit its website www.gadnetwork.org.uk for more information and details about its various working groups on Violence Against Women and Post-2015 MDGs.

Micah Network 

The Micah Network is a group of 800 Christian relief, development and justice organisations and individuals from 75 countries. Micah Network was formed in 1999 with the aims to: 

1. Build capacity
2. Encourage integral mission
3. Advocate for change

Visit the Micah Network gender forum for more information.

CONCORD  

CONCORD is the European NGO Confederation for Relief and Development. Its 20 international networks and 22 national associations from the European Union member states and the candidate countries represent more than 1,600 European NGOs vis-à-vis the European institutions.

www.concordeurope.org 

UK Consortium on AIDS and International Development: Gender and HIV Working Group

The UK Consortium on AIDS and International Development is a group of more than 80 UK-based organisations which work together to understand and develop effective approaches to the problems created by the HIV epidemic in developing countries.

UK Consortium on AIDS and International Development - working group on gender and HIV



Useful links

Christians for Biblical Equality
www.cbeinternational.org

Bridge is a development website focused on gender issues
www.bridge.ids.ac.uk 

The CEDAW (Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women) website has useful links to other UN areas
www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/cedaw

The UN Women page is available in English, French and Spanish
www.unwomen.org 
 

ELDIS is a website for sharing information: you can get free emails on specific topics sent direct to your inbox. It is useful for keeping up to date with news and learning within the development community
www.eldis.org/gender
 
Mainstreaming gender equality
www.siyanda.org
www.genderandaids.org
www.cbeinternational.org


Resources

Tearfund's Gender Policy (PDF 165 KB)

Gender Issues in The Project Cycle – A checklist (PDF 25 KB)
Mainstreaming gender into Project Cycle Management (PDF 52 KB)
Gender, HIV and AIDS and the role of the church in Africa (PDF3.6 MB)
Gender mainstreaming (PDF 47 KB)
Gender-based violence PowerPoint presentation (PDF 46 KB)

More resources are available from these alliances:

We will speak out coalition 

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