Gender Mainstreaming in the Enhancing Renewable Energy Options Project
The case study provides an overall view of the activities and impacts of gender mainstreaming in the EREO project. It highlights the energy & gender policies and institutional make up of Sri Lanka while providing an overview of EREO and gender mainstreaming of the EREO project. Gender and energy situation of the main beneficiaries of biofuel and pico hydro initiatives and impacts of the projects are also provided. The document also provides details on the resources and timelines for activities and the gender mainstreaming methodology used. The implementation status of activities as planned within the Gender Action Plan, challenges and limitations of the project are further described here. The report highlights recommendations for further improvement of gender mainstreaming methodology and suggestions for additional dissemination of project lessons and replication of efforts.