Gender Budgeting in the UK: Devolution, Divergence and Feminist Tenacity

  • Angela O’Hagan
  • Eva Neizert
  • Lynn Carvill


As the governments of the United Kingdom (UK) have diverged through expanding devolution since 1999, so too have the responses to and forms of gender equality policy and specifically gender budgeting. This chapter explores the distinctive developments in each of the territories of the UK, considering the role and significance of civil society actors, governmental processes and political commitment.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Angela O’Hagan
    • 1
  • Eva Neizert
    • 2
  • Lynn Carvill
    • 3
  1. 1.Glasgow Caledonian UniversityGlasgowUK
  2. 2.Women’s Budget GroupLondonUK
  3. 3.WOMEN’STECBelfastUK

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