5 Guidelines for Ministries, Regulators and Private Sector

This section provides a series of checklists that are aimed at ensuring that both men and women have equitable chances to use and benefit from ICTs and to participate in community ICT centers. The section offers a summary list that project planners can use to consider opportunities that may have been overlooked. The first part of this checklist contains questions related to the inclusion of gender issues in the project cycle of setting up a community ICT center. The second part outlines indicative gender issues found in ICT projects and components. The third part provides links to a selection of on-line tools and guidelines.