Gender Mainstreaming in Urban Planning and Urban Development

In the field of gender planning, Vienna is accorded a top position at the European level with regard to both the conceptual depth and thematic width of its activities. This is also evidenced by the great international interest in the experience “made in Vienna”. The present manual constitutes a valuable tool for efficient quality assurance by planners that should be made intensive use of as the challenges faced by urban planning are growing day by day.