Gender in Agriculture Partnership

Transforming agriculture to empower women and deliver food, nutrition and income security


Jennifer Twyman & Jacqueline Ashby bust myths about gender, farming and climate change [Media]

"At the cutting edge: current knowledge on closing the gender gap in farming under climate change" 

Keynote presentation by Jacqueline Ashby, CGIAR Senior Advisor on Gender and Research and Jennifer Twyman, Gender Specialist, CIAT, at the seminar on Closing the gender gap in farming under climate change held 19 March 2015 in Paris

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ENERGIA News - May 2015 [Document]
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Integrating Gender throughout a Project's Life Cycle 2.0 [Document]

Through a small grant from the USAID/ Food for Peace-funded Technical and Operational Performance Support (TOPS) Program, Land O’Lakes’ International Development Division collaborated with Cultural Practice, Development and Training Services, Inc. (dTS), Partnership for Transparency Fund (PTF), Project Concern International (PCI), Save the Children and TechnoServe to address the need for a...

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Intel Learn Mobile Skills app for Android phones [Document]

Learn the basics of using a computer and other internet fundamentals. Make the best of your digital experience with this step-by-step, user-friendly guide that includes pictorial representations. This app runs on Android phones and is available in English, Hausa, Swahili, Zulu.

Click here to...

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Welcome to the UN Women Evaluation Handbook: How to manage gender-responsive evaluation [Document]

This Evaluation Handbook is a practical handbook to help those initiating, managing and/or using gender-responsive evaluations by providing direction, advice and tools for every step in the evaluation process: planning, preparation, conduct, reporting, evaluation use and follow up. The primary audience is UN Women staff who manage evaluations or are involved in evaluation processes. However,...

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The World Survey on the role of women in development 2014: Gender equality & sustainable development [Document]

The World Survey on the Role of Women in Development is a UN Secretary-General report mandated by the Second Committee of the General Assembly and comes out every five years. The 2014 report focuses on gender equality and sustainable development, with chapters on the green economy and care work, food security, population dynamics, and investments for gender-responsive sustainable development...

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Land rights knowledge and conservation in rural Ethiopia - Mind the gender gap [Document]

Using the 2009 round of the Ethiopian Rural Household Survey, this paper examines the medium-term impact of the land registration on investment behavior by households, particularly the adoption of soil conservation techniques and tree planting. It investigates whether men’s and women’s knowledge of their property rights under the land registration (as measured by answers to a list of questions...

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The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap (Spring 2015)
The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap (Spring 2015) [Document]

Updated regularly with the most current statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau,The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap is a commonsense guide that provides key facts about the gender pay...

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Fair Play: More Equal Laws Boost Female Labor Force Participation [Document]

This Staff Discussion Note examines the effect of gender-based legal restrictions and other policy choices and demographic characteristics on female labor force participation. Drawing on a large and novel panel data set of gender-related legal restrictions, the study finds that restrictions on women’s rights to inheritance and property, as well as legal impediments to undertaking economic...

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A Roadmap for promoting Women's Economic Empowerment [Document]

This report identifies proven, promising and high-potential interventions that increase women’s productivity and earnings in particular economic and country contexts.

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