Achieving outcome 1

To achieve the targets under outcome 1, PAGE has been supporting countries with IGE diagnostics, assessments, and policy analysis, prioritization of IGE sectors, as well as mobilization and engagement of public, private and civil society stakeholders. With the joining of Uruguay and Guyana in 2017, PAGE is now supporting 13 countries and provinces/states.

To summarize the progress of the achievements of outcome 1 so far by end of 2017:

  • 8 countries and provinces have adopted (out of which 3 started implementing) national development plans or cross-sectoral strategies integrating IGE priorities. In 2017, 1 additional country adopted a plan and 2 additional countries were in the adoption process.
  • 19 reports were completed (7 additional reports in 4 countries in 2017) providing national IGE diagnostics, assessments and policy analysis and feeding in to national planning processes.
  • 50 cross-sectoral consultations (15 additional consultations in 7 countries in 2017) were organized to mobilize stakeholders, share results of policy analysis and consult priorities.
  • 6 countries (1 additional country in 2017) with National Steering Committees overseeing IGE work meeting regularly.

In-country activities in the following countries support the achieving of PAGE outcome 1: