bridging the gap - FAO’s programme for Gender Equality in
agriculture and rural development



bridging the gap

FAO’s programme for Gender Equality in
agriculture and rural development

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FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS (FAO)
Rome, 2009


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Contents

«Women’s empowerment and gender equality are fundamental
to FAO’s vision of a world free of hunger and malnutrition» – Jacques Diouf

Part 1   [356Kb]

    Foreword
    Why gender
    Gender equity
    Crops
    Livestock
    Fisheries
    Forests
    Natural resources

Part 2   [418Kb]

    Employment and livelihoods
    Food security and nutrition
    Emergencies
    Investment


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