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Winrock International: Putting ideas to work
Winrock International is a nonprofit organization that works all over the world. The mission of this organization is "to empower the disadvantaged, increase economic opportunity, and sustain natural resources". Winrock ...
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 ...
Health Consequences of Rural Women's Productive Role in Agriculture in the Philippines and Other Developing Countries.
(Bridgewater, MA: Bridgewater State College, 2009)
This article evaluates the type of information available concerning gender literature and how it can affect the understanding of women's productive roles in farm work and their health status. The results show that women's ...
Gender, water, and climate change in Sonora, Mexico: Implications for policies and programmes on agricultural income-generation
This article concentrates on the viability of gendered agricultural production in Sonora, Mexico in the framework of climate change. Sonora, Mexico was selected as the study area because fruit and vegetable family production ...
An analysis of socio-economic and environmental sustainability of goat production in the Taurus Mountain Villages in the Eastern Mediterranean Region of Turkey, with consideration of gender roles
This article studies the socio-economic and environmental sustainability of goat raising in the villages of the Taurus Mountains located in the Eastern Mediterranean Region of Turkey with attention to gender roles. The ...