Pursuant to the provisions of Republic Act No. 7192 and Executive Order No. 348, the Gender and Development (GAD) was institutionalized in the DOTC plans, programs and budget in the DOTr-Central Office, Attached Agencies and Corporations on 03 July 1995.
Gender and Development (GAD) is a development approach which reflects a change in outlook recognizing the equal contribution of women and men in all aspects and sectors of development. It includes the process of identifying interventions which transform gender disparities into opportunities that equally benefit women and men.
DOTr Gender and Development
Mission / Vision
Create a gender-responsive and socially-inclusive environment for a safe, secured, efficient, effective, and reliable integrated transportation system.
A globally competitive integrated transportation system led by empowered women and men working towards a gender-responsive, socially-inclusive and environmentally sustainable facilities and services.