Culture, Motor del Desarrollo Integral


 
 


Gender Unit

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The government of Guatemala has been doing actions that go for Guatemalan women.

In recent 20 years there have been several attempts to create gender units, however until 2011 it was created 15 units in government institutions.

Based on that command our ultimate ruler of the country body, the Ministry of Culture and Sports together with the struggle for equity and equality created under the Ministerial Agreement 4-2014 Gender Unit, which is: Object "meet the guidelines on issues of matter generated, as part of the National Policy for the Advancement and Integral Development -PNPDIM- Plan and Equal Opportunity -PEO- 2008-2023.”

Function "technical advice of the institutionalization of gender policies; and is the organ of coordination and technical liaison with Cabinet Specific -GEM Woman- in coordination with the Presidential Secretariat for Women SEPREM.

 

Mission and Vision

Mission

The Gender Unit is responsible for coordinating and providing technical assistance for the institutionalization of gender within the framework, national policy advocacy and comprehensive development of women -PNPDIM- and equal opportunities plan -PEO- .

All this in the context of strengthening and promoting cultures at a national level and the promotion of a culture of violence-free recreation, attended by the implementing units of the Ministry, through projects, programs, and other actions that generate cultural relevance and human rights approach.

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Ensure the institutionalization of the National Development Policy and Institutional Development -PNPDIM- Plan and Equal Opportunity -PEO- 2008-2023 projects, programs, activities, plans of the various departments of the Ministry of Culture and Sports, generating a mainstreaming of gender in all spheres, having sex equity and equality between men and women, providing such quality service and excellence.

Specific Objectives

  1. Gender mainstreaming approach and an organizational culture due to equity and equality between men and women.
  2. Promoting the skills and abilities of women are in vulnerable, for their social and economic empowerment.

  3. Implement mainstreaming and gender equity and equality approach in the design, planning, Budgeting, implementation and evaluation of public policies.
  4. Apply the rules and guidelines to be followed by the sector in institutional communication with gender so that messages are transmitted and campaigns with free language inclusive and gender stereotypes.
  5. Follow up actions that the Ministry of Culture and Sports in compliance with PNPDIM - PEO 2008-2023
  6. Verify that publish and disseminate the actions taken by the Ministry of Culture and Sports in the issue of fairness and equality for men and women to inform the public about developments in the field

Geographic Boundaries

The geographical limits as prioritization Women Specific Cabinet is covered under 8 departments 86 municipalities in total 2, 782,000 Women Guatemalan territory, where the Ministry has programs, activities, socializations including a specific population group, which caters to the nature of work of the various departments of the Ministry

Services

  • Inter-ministerial coordination to boost the provision of sporting and recreational, cultural, artistic and economic gender equality perspective
  • Training of staff of the institution in the gender (classifier using budget, Theme classifiers, National Policy for the Advancement and Integral Development of Women -PNPDIM- and Equal Opportunities Plan -PEO- 2008-2023, Specific strategic axes Cabinet -GEM Women- and other)
  • Monitoring and evaluation of compliance with gender institutional plan and the National Policy for the Advancement and Integral Development of Women -PNPDIM- and Equal Opportunities Plan -PEO- 2008-2023 goals and budget for projects and activities included in the institutional gender plan.
  • Development of institutional gender plans and accountability reports
Events 2016
Guatemalan youth are trained in gender
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