Modules on gender, population & rural development with a focus on land tenure & farming system* - (November 1995)
(*The term module should be understood here as referring to a subset of a group rather than in the commonly used IEC/training sense.)
FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00100 Rome, Italy
Cables: FOODAGRI ROME
Telex: 625852 FAO I / 625853 FAO I / 610181 FAO I
The set of five modules on Gender, Population and Rural Development was prepared under the guidance of Jacques du Guerny, Chief, Population Programme Service (SDWP), Division of Women and People's Participation in Development (SOW), Sustainable Development Department, by Daphne Topouzis, consultant.
These modules have been prepared with UNFPA support under the FAO component of the UNFPA Technical Support Services (TSS).
For further information, please contact Jacques du Guerny, SDWP, FAO, Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, 00100 Rome, Italy.
Telephone: (396) 5225-3816
Facsimile: (396) 5225-5490
Purpose and scope of the modules on gender, population and rural development
Module I: The population parameters of rural development
Module II: Gender, rural fertility/mortality and land tenure
Module III: Gender, rural fertility/mortality & farming systems
Module IV: Gender, migration, farming systems & land tenure
Module V: Gender, population, farming systems & land tenure: Main policy issues