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Introducing the Social Safety Nets and Gender Interactive Report [News]

Interactive Reports are designed with a “user-centric” approach to provide you with information quickly and easily from a specific report. Interactive Reports enable end-users to search for and locate specific content on the most common topics of interest without the time-consuming process of searching through the entire report.

Using one of IEG’s recent studies, ...

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25/3/2016
CTA pays tribute to women in agricultural development [News]

CTA pays tribute to women who are making a difference in agricultural development – Mrs Elisabeth Atangana

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18/3/2016
2016: Meet YPARD's Youth in Gender Champions [News]

Globally, women play a very key role as far as agricultural production is concerned. However, they have lesser access to productive resources like inputs, land, financial services, extension services etc. and the situation is much more worse in rural areas. A certain proportion of these women happen to be youths.

According to the...

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15/3/2016
CRP DS releases Photo Story on Women and Gender in Drylands [News]

To mark the occasion of the International Women’s Day 2016, the CGIAR Research Program on Dryland Systems is stepping it for women to raise awareness about their roles and recognize their invaluable contribution to agriculture and other socio-economic, cultural and political aspects of life in...

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8/3/2016
Opportunity: Women Caring for Women International Grant Programme [News]

Women Caring for Women International Grant Programme: Inviting Women from Developing Nations

Mary A. Tidlund Charitable Foundation is currently accepting applications for its “Women Caring for Women” International Grant Programme in support of sustainable projects. The goal of the project is to promote leadership, self-confidence and self-esteem...

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24/2/2016
Gearing up for International Women's Day 2016 [News]

The 2016 theme for International Women’s Day (IWD) is “Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality”. The United Nations observance on 8 March will reflect on how to accelerate the 2030 Agenda, building momentum for the effective implementation of the new Sustainable Development Goals. It will equally focus on new commitments under UN Women’s Step It Up initiative, and other existing...

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18/2/2016
The CGIAR Gender and Agriculture Research Network launches its new webinar series [News]

Gender considerations in today’s post COP 21 environment: what’s missing?

 

Date: February 22, 2016, Time: 10:00 a.m. EST

The Paris Agreement has highlighted the opportunity for the global agriculture community (including CGIAR and partners) to influence the climate agenda, and thereby what course...

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16/2/2016
Gender Challenges: A Conversation with Bina Agarwal [News]

Tuesday, March 1st 2016, the University of Manchester Global Development Institute is hosting an event marking the launch of Gender Challenges, a three volume compendium of Professor Bina Agarwal’s path-breaking selected papers published by Oxford University Press. The volumes treat the themes of: Agriculture, Technology and Food Security;...

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12/2/2016
International Day of Women and Girls in Science [News]

The United Nations has declared February 11 as the International Day of Women and Girls in Science in an effort to both engage and encourage greater participation of women and girls in the field of science and technology. In doing its part to recognize women in science, and commemorate this day, the CGIAR Gender and Agriculture Research Network is launching a...

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11/2/2016

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