Market Analysis

Gender Equality, Infrastructure and PPPs | A Primer

April 29, 2021

The primer is an important first step toward gender equality in PPP projects. It consolidates and draws from a wide spectrum of examples that cut across sectors to demonstrate how infrastructure, its development, and the policies and regulations governing its construction and operation, can play a role in closing gaps between women and men. It also pinpoints approaches for ensuring that projects not only do no harm, but also serve as vehicles for empowerment, providing practical guidance that can be systematically integrated into PPP projects and frameworks.


  • Introduction
  • Gender Equality & Infrastructure: Framing the Relationship
  • Best Practices for Incorporating Gender Equality in Infrastructure
  • Gender Equality Integration in PPPs
  • Gender Equality Questions for the PPP Project Developer