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Women in agriculture
(IAASTD (International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science and Technology for Development), 2009)
This section of the "Agriculture at a Crossroads Synthesis Report" focuses on women in agriculture and the need for gender equity in agricultural knowledge, science, and technology (AKST). The authors discuss the changes ...
Twenty-five years of research on women farmers in Africa: Lessons and implications for agricultural research institutions
(El Batan, México: International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), 1999)
In this paper, the author uses existing literature to examine the causes of lacking technology adoption in the area of improved Maize among women farmers in Africa. Studies ultimately indicate that households and gender ...