For Gender Budgeting to bear fruit it takes persons who are committed to implementing and further developing it. Some of these persons – international experts from the academia as well as experienced practitioners – present their approaches, ideas, thoughts as well as regional or country-specific Gender Budgeting projects in this section.


Daniela Bankier, Gesa Böckermann and Salla Saastamoinen, European Commission/DG Justice

Helmut Berger, Austrian Parliament

Francesca Bettio, University of Siena

Christine Färber, HAW Hamburg

Klaus Feiler, State Secretary Berlin

Irene Fitzka, Federal Ministry of Finance of Austria

Regina Frey, Gender Equality expert

Edeltraud Hanappi-Egger, University of Economics Vienna

Vera Jauk, Federal Ministry of Health and Women’s Affairs of Austria

Nicole Jemming, Gender Equality Department, City of Esch-sur-Alzette

Yolanda Jubeto, University of the Basque Country, Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea, Applied Economics I Department

Gulay Gunluk-Senesen, University of Istanbul

Gabriele Heinisch-Hosek, former Federal Minister of Education and Women’s Affairs of Austria

Monika Lindermayr, Provincial Government of Vorarlberg

Elisabeth Klatzer, Economist, researcher, activist and consultant

Virginija Langbakk, EIGE

Katharina Mader, University of Economics Vienna

Nicole Mathé, Juridicum/University of Vienna

Alexandra Nagl, Government of Styria

Sabine Oberhauser, Former Minister of Women’s Affairs (06/2016-02/2017)

Sybille Pirklbauer, Chamber of Labour/Austria

Renée Parlar, City of Munich

Marija Petronjevic, Fenomena

Elisabeth Pösel, Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology of Austria

Karina Ringhofer, Provincial Government of Burgenland

Annalisa Roselli, University of Rome Tor Vergata

Andrea Schrammel, Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs of Austria

Birgir Björn Sirugjónsson, City of Reykjavík

Ulrike Spangenberg, Institute for Gender Equality Processes and Strategies (Institut für gleichstellungsorientierte Prozesse und Strategien e.V.)

Ines Stilling, Federal Ministry of Health and Women’s Affairs of Austria

Elisabeth Stiefel, Economist and expert on labour market integration and further vocational training and education of women

Evgenia Tsoumani, Greek League for Women’s Rights, Political Union of Women 

Wolfgang Wagner, Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs of Austria