Gender in Agriculture Partnership

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This thematic collection, entitled “(En)Gendering Change in Small-scale Fisheries and Fishing Communities in a Globalized World”, emerged many years ago and finally materialized, thanks to the support of the Cluster “Women & Gender in Fisheries” of Too Big To Ignore, and the...

Posted on 29/10/2018
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Type of resource: Research paper Topic(s): Agricultural Research and Innovation

The Ladder of Power and Freedom module is a qualitative data collection tool designed to provide numerical and narrative data on perceptions of the capacities of local men and women to exercise agency and make major decisions in their lives. The focus group module features four questions and two...

Posted on 01/06/2018
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Type of resource: How to Topic(s): Addressing Gender Gaps in Agricultural Data

The Joint Programme on “Accelerating Progress towards the Economic Empowerment of Rural Women” (JP RWEE)” is the only global initiative where FAO, IFAD, WFP and UN Women are working together to achieve sustainable development for rural women in Ethiopia, Guatemala, Kyrgyzstan, Liberia, Nepal,...

Posted on 31/05/2018
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Type of resource: Report Topic(s): Empowering Rural Women, Measuring Progress in Women’s Empowerment
Agriculture takes place in a social context. South Asia is a large and heterogeneous region of mixed farming systems and different cultures and social systems, which can enable or constrain opportunities and outcomes differently, for different social groups. Gender and other social relational...
Posted on 20/04/2018
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Type of resource: Training material Topic(s): Climate Change

IFAD’s Language Services and the Gender Desk have launched a multilingual glossary that provides a harmonized vocabulary in Arabic, English, French and Spanish. It contains a multilingual listing of some 130 relevant terms and definitions. The common objectives are to enhance language use and...

Posted on 26/04/2017
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Type of resource: Training material Topic(s): Addressing Gender Gaps in Agricultural Data, Agricultural Labor and Descent Work, Agricultural Policies, Agricultural Research and Innovation, Agripreneurship, finance and markets, Capacity Development, Climate Change, Crisis Management and Resilience, Empowering Rural Women, Food and Nutrition Security, Foresight, Land and other Assets, Measuring Progress in Women’s Empowerment, Migration, Rural Advisory Services, Women Leaders, Youth

IFAD’s Language Services and the Gender Desk have launched a multilingual glossary that provides a harmonized vocabulary in Arabic, English, French and Spanish. It contains a multilingual listing of some 130 relevant terms and definitions. The common objectives are to enhance language use and...

Posted on 25/04/2017
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Type of resource: How to Topic(s): Addressing Gender Gaps in Agricultural Data, Measuring Progress in Women’s Empowerment

Gender interacts with multiple factors including but not limited to age, ethnicity, disability, caste, class, religion and environment, to determine an individual’s ability to be aware of, lay claim to, and access their rights and entitlements. In times of crisis – whether slow or sudden onset,...

Posted on 13/04/2017
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Type of resource: Training Topic(s): Crisis Management and Resilience

There is ample evidence to suggest a strong correlation between gender inequality and food and nutrition insecurity, yet the policy discourse around food and nutrition security in India has largely been gender-blind. This paper, based on a review of existing literature and emerging research,...

Posted on 13/04/2017
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Type of resource: Case study Topic(s): Addressing Gender Gaps in Agricultural Data, Agricultural Policies, Food and Nutrition Security

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