Gender Equality: Two guidance documents exist to support the implementation of gender
equality. The Handbook on the OECD-DAC Gender Equality Marker5 and the new
minimum recommended criteria for the DAC gender equality policy marker6.
Climate Change: the Secretariat produced OECD-DAC Rio Markers for Climate
Handbook7 covering support for both Adaptation and Mitigation. The Handbook contains
also an Indicative table to guide reporting by sector/subsector, making examples of projects
that should be classified principal, significant, or not targeted.
Biodiversity: the Secretariat has issued an indicative table to guide reporting, providing
examples of projects that should be classified principal, significant, or not targeted in all
sectors and subsectors8.
Desertification: an indicative table to support coding for the desertification marker is also