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Sustainable rural livelihoods: Practical concepts for the 21st century
(University of Sussex, UK: Institute of Development Studies, 1991)
This paper discusses concepts of sustainable livelihoods from the poor rural household level. It focuses on a) enhancing capability - education, health, support for farmers, transport, information, communication and credit, ...
Gender in crop agriculture
(Washington, D.C.: The World Bank Group, 2008)
This is a module in the "Gender in Agriculture Sourcebook" published by the World Bank, UN Food and Agriculture Organization, and International Fund for Agricultural Development. This module examines the role of gender in ...
The row to hoe: The gender impact of trade liberalization on our food system, agricultural markets and women's human rights
(Geneva, Switzerland: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, 2007)
This paper uses case studies and literature analysis to show why women need to be more involved in policy decision related to agriculture. Trade has affected food security and agricultural development. Women, and their ...
Promising approaches to address the needs of poor female farmers
(Washington, D.C: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 2008)
Because of imbalanced distribution of resources between men and women, women experience difficulties in access to and control of the elements of productions, natural resources, new varieties and technologies; agricultural ...
Achieving sustainable agriculture through recognizing gender roles: Some salient points
(Sage publication, 1997)
This paper is about the relation of gender roles and the current situation of agricultural development. Different research evidences show that women are victims of poverty more than men. In the both developing and developed ...