Gender in Agriculture Partnership

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Gender and Institutional Aspects of Climate-Smart Agricultural Practices: Evidence from Kenya

This paper analyses gender differences in awareness and adoption of climate-smart agricultural (CSA) practices. It examines what factors are associated with the likelihood of adoption of a wide range of CSA practices for 376 women and 375 men in two different areas of Kenya. This information is...

Posted on 15/05/2015
Posted by Ms Amelia Ochoa
Topic(s): Crisis Management and Resilience
Progress Of The World's Women 2015-2016: Transforming Economies, Realizing Rights

Twenty years after the landmark Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, and at a time when the global community is defining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the post-2015 era, the global consensus on the need to achieve gender equality seems stronger than ever before. Empowering...

Posted on 14/05/2015
Posted by Ms Amelia Ochoa
Topic(s): Agripreneurship, finance and markets
Social impacts of oil palm in Indonesia: A gendered perspective from West Kalimantan

Oil palm plantations and smallholdings are expanding massively in Indonesia. Proponents highlight the potential for job creation and poverty alleviation, but scholars are more cautious, noting that social impacts of oil palm are not well understood. This report draws upon primary research in...

Posted on 13/05/2015
Posted by Ms Amelia Ochoa
Type of resource: Report Topic(s): Land and other Assets

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),...

Posted on 07/05/2015
Posted by Ms Amelia Ochoa
Type of resource: Training Topic(s): Agricultural Policies

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.

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Posted on 04/05/2015
Posted by Ms Amelia Ochoa
Type of resource: General Topic(s): Land and other Assets

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...

Posted on 04/05/2015
Posted by Ms Amelia Ochoa
Type of resource: Advocacy & Women's Stories Topic(s): Land and other Assets

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...

Posted on 27/04/2015
Posted by Ms Amelia Ochoa
Type of resource: Policy Topic(s): Agricultural Policies

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...

Posted on 14/04/2015
Posted by Ms Amelia Ochoa
Topic(s): Agripreneurship, finance and markets, Agricultural Labor and Descent Work, Crisis Management and Resilience, Land and other Assets
The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap (Spring 2015)

Updated regularly with the most current statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau,The Simple Truth...

Posted on 07/04/2015
Type of resource: Report Topic(s): Agricultural Labor and Descent Work

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