This promise is kept in full. The government transformed gender-impact analysis from an administrative requirement into a mandatory, legal obligation.
August 26, 2019 - "Gender-based analysis plus (GBA+) is an analytical process used to assess how diverse groups of women, men and non-binary people may experience policies, programs and initiatives." - Integrating Gender-Based Analysis Plus into Evaluation: A Primer (2019) - Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
March 22, 2017 - "EQUAL OPPORTUNITY: BUDGET 2017’S GENDER STATEMENT" - Building a strong middle class, Budget 2017-2018, p.217 - Government of Canada
March 22, 2016 - "Proposed funding would also ensure more consistent gender-based analysis across the federal government for more informed decision-making, and would support the creation of a dedicated research and evaluation unit within the Agency to provide evidence-based, innovative research with respect to women’s issues. Total investments would be $23.3 million over five years, starting in 2016–17." - Growing The Middle Class, Budget 2016-2017, p.213 - Government of Canada
February 15, 2016 - "OTTAWA – The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) is actively taking steps to integrate gender perspectives into the analysis, planning, execution and evaluation of all CAF operations. […] The CAF recognizes that conflict, natural disasters, and humanitarian crises affect men, women, boys and girls differently. The integration of Gender Based Analysis Plus (GBA+) into the planning and execution of CAF operations is a means of improving operational effectiveness by further enhancing CAF understanding of operating environments, and subsequently using deeper understanding in order to adjust the planning and conduct of operations." - CAF integrates gender perspectives into military planning and operations - Government of Canada