Conservation Losing Ground - Gender Relations, Commercial Horticulture, and Threats to Local Plant Diversity in Rural Mali

Gender, Biodiversity Loss, and Conservation Losing Ground

Gender Relations, Commercial Horticulture, and Threats to Local Plant Diversity in Rural Mali

By Stephen Wooten

 

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This fact sheet is part of the Training Manual "Building on Gender, Agrobiodiversity and Local Knowledge". FAO, 2004.

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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Contents

THE SETTING
GENDERED DOMAINS IN THE FOOD ECONOMY
GARDENING FOR CASH: MEETING THE DEMANDS OF URBAN CONSUMERS
CONTRASTING VIEWS ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF COMMERCIAL HORTICULTURE
LOST GROUND, THREATENED RESOURCES
REFERENCES