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Designing agricultural technology for African women farmers: Lessons from 25 years of experience
The author notes the factors that should be taken into account when introducing technologies or development programs so that women benefit from their introduction rather than being disadvantaged. The author is trying to ...
Doing what comes naturally? Women and environment in development
(Pergamon Press Ltd., 1993)
The author argues that Ecofeminist and Women, Environment, Development arguments fall short in that they start with the assumption that women have a unique connection to the environment and thus they do not account for the ...
Of goats and groups: A study on social capital in development projects
(Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001)
Many development projects use group or community approaches to distribute resources such as natural, financial and appropriate technology. Even though farmers sometimes use social networks for accessing to these resources, ...