Azerbaijan Make First Steps in Gender Budget – Azerbaijan State Committee’s Chairman
Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr. S.Ilhamgizi / Azerbaijani State Commission on Family, Women and Children Problems held gender expertise of the country's budget, Jicran Huseynova, the chairman of the State Committee on Family, Women and Children Problems, said.
According to Huseynova, there are few countries approaching budget through the prism of gender equality. The gender budget is the new term big countries try to keep their budget of gender equality.
"The first steps have been made in Azerbaijan in direction of gender equality. The State Committee works on the issues with state structures. We draw representatives of state bodies to utilize the international experience regarding gender equality in Azerbaijan, "Huseynova said.
State Committee tries to focus attention on keeping of gender equality in Azerbaijan during the discussion of the issue in the Milli Majlis (Azerbaijani Parliament).
The State Committee held workshop dedicated to discussion of the budget on 2 October. В