Budlender, Sharp, and Allen go into fairly thorough detail about how to conduct a gender-sensitive budget analysis. They address meanings and terms applied to gender-sensitive budgeting, including sex and gender, women and men's different roles, and different gender indicators.
Adato's presentation outlines the value of qualitative methods, saying that they can represent complex realities and project outcomes. Qualitative methods are effective at capturing issues because they allow for elaboration, follow-up and probing, unanticipated issues, and because they solicit local solutions to problems. Adato outlines examples of conditional cash transfer programs and how qualitative methods were used to examine these programs.