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Preliminary Study: Gender, Higher Education and AET
(Virginia Tech, 2013-09-17)
Agriculture education and training (AET) is important to increase human capital in agriculture, promote knowledge, raise agricultural productivity, and realize the potential of women in agriculture. This paper focuses on ...
Mainstreaming Gender in AET: Overcoming challenges through policies and practices
(Virginia Tech, 2015-09)
Women’s education has a high positive impact on society and higher education can help empower women to enter social, economic and political roles in their communities and countries. While progress has been made in terms ...
Geography and the Environment Through Kitchenspace: Cultural Ecology in the House-lot Garden in Central Mexico
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2018-03-16)
The WGD program at CIRED has conducted a monthly discussion series for over a decade. Students, faculty, staff and members of the community are encouraged to attend the discussions and bring their ideas and questions. The ...
Challenges and experiences of women in the forestry sector in Nepal
(Academic Journals, 2011-05)
This article asks why there are relatively few women at the Institute of Forestry (IOF) and in the field of forestry in Nepal. It explores the obstacles to entering and succeeding in this male-dominated field from women’s ...
Virginia Tech Food Access and Security Study
(Virginia Tech, 2019-10-30)
There is growing evidence to suggest that a substantial number of college and university students in the United States grapple with food insecurity during their studies. One of the most comprehensive surveys on this issue ...