Collecting data on gender equality

Elections in AfghanistanCollecting reliable data on gender equality will be at the center of the Enumerator’s training of the Mexican EDGE module, from 8-12 June at Aguascalientes, Mexico. The Evidence and Data for Gender Equality (EDGE) project staff will participate, as a resource person, in the training of enumerators on the EDGE module for data collection on the individual level asset ownership and entrepreneurship.

The Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (INEGI), Mexico has volunteered to canvass the EDGE module appended to their National Household Survey (ENH).

Findings of the pilot survey is expected to inform the international methodological guidelines to be developed by the EDGE initiative on measuring individual level asset ownership and entrepreneurship from a gender perspective.

For more information: UN DESA’s Statistics Division