Afghanistan: Launch of National Strategy on Women in Agriculture Development

Afghanistan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations have this week launched a “National Strategy on Women in Agriculture Development”.


Community Gardens, Community Gains: Women and men working together in Zimbabwe

Florence Murairwa understands the importance of good nutrition. Each morning, she makes sure her five children start the day with a nutritious breakfast, harvested from her small field.


Women’s Dietary Diversity Score: Tajikistan embraces a new way to fight child malnutrition

Tajikistan is a country with a young population. Seven out of ten of its people are under the age of 30, and the country views this young and growing generation as an important asset to invest in for the future. In recent years, they have achieved significant progress in reducing unemployment and fighting poverty, and now they are turning their focus on nutrition.

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