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How to manage gender responsive evaluation
The new UN Women eLearning course: How to manage gender responsive evaluation is made available on the Training Centre eLearning Campus. The course complements the...
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Posted on : 22/07/2015
IFAD Annual report 2014

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...

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Posted on : 13/07/2015
Sustaining our Farmers

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...

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Posted on : 06/07/2015

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

e-mail: allidil@dirco.gov.za

Posted on : 20/09/2015
Running out of time, the reduction of women's work burden in agricultural production

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...

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Posted on : 31/07/2015
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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...

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Posted on : 28/07/2015
ADDIS: investing in gender equality vital to economic growth, sustainable development, says Ban

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.

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Posted on : 20/07/2015
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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...

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Posted on : 06/07/2015
The newest edition of the IFAD Gender newsletter has now been published, and can be found here.
 
It features articles from the recent Women’s land rights and gender justice session at the Global Land Forum, news from EXPO 2015, and updates from special activities such as the ...
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Posted on : 18/06/2015

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