We’re pleased to share IFAD Annual report 2014, an overview of IFAD operational, administrative and financial activities during 2014.
The report pays attention to the fact that women now represent about 50 per cent of beneficiaries in IFAD supported programmes and includes successful IFAD...Read more
Population growth and climate change are two of the greatest challenges facing humanity today. It’s no exaggeration to say that we are living in a time of population explosion: 2050 is just thirty-five years away and the global population is projected to rise to 9.6 billion by then—some 30 percent more than today’s figure of 7.3 billion, and a rise of more than 50 percent since the beginning...Read more
A new paper asks why some Tanzanian farmers are more selfish than others.Read more
The Gender Network invites you to a dialogue with Hon. Baleka Mbete Speaker of the South African Parliament “Gender is My Agender” Wednesday 23 rd September 2015 from 10:00 to 12:00
Sheikh Zayed Centre, FAO – V.le Terme di Caracalla
Based on a broad literature review, this publication discusses rural women’s time poverty in agriculture, elaborates on its possible causes and implications and provides insight into the various types of constraints that affect the adoption of solutions for reducing work burden. This paper raises questions about the adequacy of...Read more
UN Women has a mandate to promote gender equality and the empowerment of women.
The organization requires a range of customizable promotional products with the official logo that will be used as visibility items in supporting the advocacy and campaigning efforts of UN Women.
Eligible vendors may submit documentation as requested in response to this Expression of Interest. Only...Read more
Increased investments in gender equality are vital if the world is to achieve sustained economic growth and development, United Nations Secretary-General said today during the Third International Conference on Financing for Development, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia....
The UN Women “Gender Equality Facility” (GEF) in Albania, is currently seeking gender mainstreaming expertise for reviewing the EU Delegation’s current draft of the EU IPA 2016 Sector Planning Document on “Fisheries”. It is a roughly 40-page document, describing key areas of EU sector support envisaged to be provided to the Government of Albania. The aim is to...Read more