It all adds up: why gender matters in budget responses

ERA’s Romy Listo and Helen Dalley-Fisher have written this piece for Broad Agenda.

“If we want a cost-effective and inclusive recovery from the COVID-19 crisis, a gender-aware analysis is essential. It’s nearly crunch time – the federal budget, that is due to be handed down in October, will set the agenda. But the right processes and tools for such an analysis are not in place. Right now, there’s no gender analysis of expenditure and revenue built into the budget cycle which leaves Australia’s policy makers stumbling in the dark.”

You can read the full article here.

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