Gender in Agriculture

Gender in Agriculture

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The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) produced a 2011 report on women in agriculture with a clear and urgent message: agriculture underperforms because half of all farmersa€”womena€”lack equal access to the resources and opportunities they need to be more productive. This book builds on the reporta€™s conclusions by providing, for a non-specialist audience, a compendium of what we know now about gender gaps in agriculture.Value chain framework and the Lulu Livelihoods Program. ... DC Bolwig S, Odeke M (2007) Food security effects of certified organic export production in tropical Africa: case studies from Uganda. ... BMO Financial Group, Toronto Chan M (2010) Improving opportunities for women in smallholder-based supply chains: business case ... Gender and agricultural value chains: a review of current knowledge and practice and their policy implications. Paper prepared for UN FAO SOFA 2010.

Title:Gender in Agriculture
Author:Agnes R. Quisumbing, Ruth Meinzen-Dick, Terri L. Raney, André Croppenstedt, Julia A. Behrman, Amber Peterman
Publisher:Springer Science & Business - 2014-04-29


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