Gender in Agriculture

Based on a recommendation at GCARD1 for specific actions to strengthen the value of agricultural knowledge and innovation for rural women, GFAR initiated an open and inclusive Global Partnership Program, the Gender in Agriculture Partnership (GAP). The GAP is a collective movement bringing together wide range of institutions at national, regional and global level in all sectors mobilized through individual catalysts.   The GAP has set in motion a dynamic coalition of stakeholders to empower women and influence institutions, policies, and ... more

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Six Innovative Initiatives

Six Innovative Initiatives that are Working to Strengthen Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture

Source: Food Tank Farmers and farmers groups, researchers and scientists, and government...
CGIAR Research Program

CGIAR Research Program on Dryland Agricultural Production Systems - Gender Strategy 2014

This Gender Strategy has been prepared to comply with the CGIAR Consortium Office's formal...
Women Farmers Lead Innovation

Women Farmers Lead Innovation

The World Farmers Organisation (WFO) and Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR) co-...
GFAR Bridges the Gender Gap, Uniting Agricultural Research & Concrete Projects

GFAR Bridges the Gender Gap, Uniting Agricultural Research & Concrete Projects

Source: Food Tank According to a 2011 report by the Food and Agriculture Organization of...
Joint GFAR/GAP-WFO Parallel Event: Empowering Rural Women Through Agricultural Innovation - Image

Joint GFAR/GAP-WFO Parallel Event: Empowering Rural Women Through Agricultural Innovation

Empowering Rural Women Through Agricultural Innovation is the parallel event organized by WFO and...
Women Advisory Service Providers in Food Processing Sector: Case of Punjab, India

Women Advisory Service Providers in Food Processing Sector: Case of Punjab, India

Inclusion of rural women in scientific and technological endeavours and realizing women’s...