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
To mainstream gender-responsive programs, projects and activities in the development, management and operations of Department of Transportation
Women and men in the DOTr community to equally participate in the development, management and operation of globally competitive, environment-friendly and people oriented, ensuring that such efforts will bring mutually beneficial results to both sexes thereby enhancing the quality of their lives.