Acknowledgements

The SIGI 2019 benefitted from financial support from the Austrian Development Agency (ADA), the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (EDA), the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France (MAEE), the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland (MoFA), the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) and the Chanel Foundation (Fondation Chanel).

The OECD Development Centre would like to thank the following individuals and organisations for their co-operation, time and expertise in preparation of the SIGI 2019:

Experts who participated in the 2016 Expert Group Meeting

Colleagues outside the OECD

Fareda Banda

Shailaja Chandra

Jacques Charmes

Andrea Den Boer

Geske Dijkstra

Caroline Harper

Stefan Klasen

Inaki Permanyer

Amber Peterman

 

OECD colleagues

Willem Adema

Johannes Jutting

Alexandre Kolev

Sébastien Markley

Fabrice Murtin

 

Former OECD colleagues

Lisa Bernard

Valentino Moscariello

Keiko Nowacka

Lynn Marie Sardinha

 

Experts who provided support and advice for the Country Profiles

OECD Colleagues

Paula Cerutti

Chris Clarke

Nicola Ehlermann

Emily Esplen

Gaelle Ferrant

Valerie Frey

Léa Fuiret

Elena Gentili

Charlotte Goemans

Pinar Guven

Karine Lepron

Alejandra Meneses

Bathylle Missika Lorenzo Pavone

Monica Quiesser

Olivier Thevenon

Annelise Thim

Naoko Ueda

Hien Vu

 

Former OECD colleagues

Estelle Loiseau

Nejma Bouchama

Julie Bousquet

 

Country profile authors

Louisa Acciari

Sophie Amili

Karen Cadondon

Sheena Dass

Montana Dougherty

Adelaide Erwin

Rosalie Fransen

Alexandra Goldsack

Lucia Gruet

Tove Holmstrom

Maya Judd

Eleonore Komai

Laurie Lijnders

Michela Magni

Ella Maslefarquhar

Letitia Nicholas

Laura Nonn

Kimalee Philip

Amanda Shaw

Lejla Somun-Krupalija

Jennifer Thorpe

Natalina Töndury

Martyna Wanat

Izadora Xavier

 

Country profile validators

Legal experts

Latifa Sultani Afghanistan
Nita Shala Albania
Kahina Bouagache Algeria
Ignacio Herrera Argentina
Women’s Support Center in Armenia Armenia
Monique Dam Australia
Emil Bashirov Azerbaijan
Yacoubou Moutairou Benin
Višnja Dizdarević Bosnia and Herzegovina
Julie Rose Ouedraogo Burkina Faso
Ilídio Cruz Cabo Verde
Rossane Wong Canada
Yu-Shiou Chou Chinese Taipei
Olga Lambrou Loannou Cyprus
Venetia Argyropoulou Cyprus
Kristina Koldinská Czech Republic
Stine Jørgensen Denmark
Nora Alim Egypt
Malick Fafa M’bai Gambia
Nicole Schlatter Germany
Bärbel Schmidt Germany
Stevi Kitsou Greece
Anna Vallianatou Greece
Malamati Zachou Greece
Jacqueline Pascal Grenada
Elisa Portillo Guatemala
João Campos Guinea Bissau
Cynthia Chung Hong Kong, China
Elín G. Einarsdóttir Iceland
Rena Herdiyani Indonesia
Maha Alsakban Iraq
Nasim Gheidi Islamic Republic of Iran
Pnina Broder Manor Israel
Sofiya Zhylkaidarova Kazakhstan
Yongmin Lee Korea
Danyel Thomson Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Kristīne Dupate Latvia
Renee Laiviera Malta
Carla Camilleri Malta
José Luís Gutiérrez Román Mexico
Amelia Zawangoni Mozambique
Idrissa Tchernaka Niger
Oluwatosin Adegun Nigeria
Tariq Abdulaziz Mohamed Sadiq Oman
Jing Li People’s Republic of China
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan Law Office Philippines
Ecateria Madan Republic of Moldova
Laetitia Nadine Loko Republic of the Congo
Laura Albu Romania
Ivana Krstic Serbia
Law firm Miro Senica and attorneys, Ltd. Slovenia
Lucia Makamure South Africa
Vanesa Galego Carillo Spain
Thuwaraka Ganeshan Sri Lanka
Yassir Ali Sudan
Bahodur Nurov Tajikistan
Anna Yang Timor-Leste
Jonathan Bhagan Trinidad and Tobago
Nurhan Sural Turkey
Olmoskhon Khamidova Uzbekistan
Tatyana Popovkina Uzbekistan
Emad Al-Garash Yemen
Lumba Siyanga Zambia
Ruwadzano Patience Makumbe Zimbabwe

 

Government representatives

Albania

Argentina

Australia

Belgium

Burkina Faso

Canada

Colombia

El Salvador

Estonia

Georgia

Germany

Hungary

Italy

Japan

Jordan

Kosovo

Latvia

Lebanon

Lithuania

Malta

Mexico

Montenegro

Mozambique

Netherlands

Panama

Paraguay

Philippines

Sao Tome and Principe

Singapore

Slovenia

Spain

Switzerland

Trinidad and Tobago

Turkey

Uruguay

 

SIGI National Focal Points

OECD Development Centre member countries

Alana Lomónaco Busto Argentina
Carine Joly Furdelle Belgium
Nicole Verdugo Chile
Lucas Calderón Colombia
Neiffi Porras Colombia
Rocio Ocampo Colombia
Laura Ospina Colombia
Natalia Blanco Costa Rica
María Mendoza Dominican Republic
Eeva-Maria Mikkonen-Jeanneret Finland
Alexis Rinckenbach France
Johanna Klotz Germany
Dimitris Platis Greece
Ratna Susianawati Indonesia
Hava Karrie Israel
Maria Pia Dradi Italy
Toshihiro Omura Japan
Cathy Wiseler Luxembourg
Mohini Bali Mauritius
Ana Laura Pineda Mexico
Hannane Ennadir Morocco
Maaike Hofman Netherlands
Guadalupe Rudy Panama
Gloria Brisuela Paraguay
Irina Margareta Popescu Romania
Ngom Absa Wade Senegal
Jasna Jeram Slovenia
Mon González Spain
Onur Dinçer Turkey
Daniela Tellechea Díaz Uruguay

 

Non-member countries

Soumia Oulmanei Algeria
Ala Negruta Moldova
Dragana Djokovic Papic Serbia