§ Mapping of diverse identities within target community;
§ Gender and diversity needs analysis carried out by local partner and/or VSA; or local partner with other local organisations/agencies;
§ Participatory research tools including the recruitment and training of community representatives to carry out needs analysis of specific groups;
§ Assignment of Gender and Diversity Focal Point within the VSA and/or local partner;
§ Gender and diversity equality proofing mechanisms for all programmes;
§ Programme and project plans specifically address diverse identifies and needs;
§ Outline of targeted initiatives within overall programme plans to address specific needs.