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Jasmine Burnley

Jasmine Burnley

Jasmine Burnley is Director of Advocacy and Communications for Oxfam in Myanmar. She has led Oxfam in Myanmar's advocacy and communications on issues including land rights, the private sector, humanitarian response, gender justice and governance, for more than five years.

Members of the Rakhine Women’s Union which Oxfam’s partner Tat Lan works with. Credit: Dustin Barter/Oxfam

Putting gender at the heart of national budgeting


Gender, General, Governance 0 Comments

Having an accountable system for public spending is central to the democratic relationship between citizens and the state. What if gender inequality was taken into account in the budget process? Poe Ei Phyu and Jasmine Burnley share key findings from Oxfam in Myanmar’s research into gender responsive budgeting. A country’s budget can be the most powerful tool a government has …