4th GAD Focal Assembly

Theme: Beyond Compliance: A Commitment to Gender-Responsive Governance

The Philippine Commission on Women is pleased to invite GAD Focal Point System members of national government agencies (NGAs), line and attached offices, bureaus, State Universities and Colleges (SUCs), GOCCs, Legislative and Judiciary Branches, Constitutional Bodies and other government instrumentalities to attend the 4th GAD Focal Point Assembly with the theme “Beyond Compliance: A Commitment to Gender-Responsive Governance” to be held on September 9-10, 2014 (venue is outside Manila).

The event will serve as a venue to share the GAD efforts of GADtimpala awardees on Gender Mainstreaming, present and discuss the most recent GAD related policies and issuances and provide opportunity for hands–on exercise using the enhanced Gender Mainstreaming Evaluation Framework (GMEF), validate initial data of the MCW Baseline tool and level off on the use of Gender Mainstreaming Monitoring System (GMMS).

The cost of participation to the assembly is P 3,500 per person for live-in (triple sharing) and P 2,500 for live-out shall be shouldered by the agency, charged to the GAD budget. Please refer to the 4th GFP Assembly Brief and Administrative Note for further guidance.

Interested parties should submit the reply form to PCW by fax, email or register via the 4th GAD Focal Point Assembly Online Registration Form not later than August 8, 2014. Participant’s registration will be confirmed by an email or text message. Questions or clarifications regarding the 4th GFP Assembly may be coursed thru Nharleen Santos-Millar and Maricar Rovira-Chan of the Technical Services Division at 735-8917; 0917-8454471; or email us at tsd@pcw.gov.ph