Gender in Agriculture Partnership

Transforming agriculture to empower women and deliver food, nutrition and income security
South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)

Updates and resources posted under this region

Rome-based agencies and UN-Women accelerate progress on joint programme on rural women’s empowerment with support from Sweden and Norway - Nepal Enhancing Opportunities for Rural Women’s Employment: Lessons from the Joint Programme on Rural Women’s Economic Empowerment - Nepal
Asia-Pacific Women Farmers' Forum - India Himalica Action Research – The Journey: From Disaster to Preparedness - Nepal
The power of self-help: how women in India are achieving economic, social and political empowerment - India Gender justice and food security in India: A review - India
Protecting women’s rights in the face of domestic violence in India and Burundi - India A leading NGO joins hands with CIMMYT-CCAFS to empower women farmers - India
Meet Three Inspiring Ladies in Agriculture - India Success Story: Strengthening Agricultural Extension for Female Afghan Farmers - Afghanistan
Success Story: Empowering Women through Agricultural and Non- Agricultural Livelihood Options - Nepal Understanding gender dimensions of agriculture and climate change in smallholder farming communities - Bangladesh
Entrepreneurs...the century's superheroes! - India Women Farmers Combat Land Degradation in Nagaland - India
For women farmers in Haryana, change starts with information - India