Empowering Rural Women in Lebanon through Dairy Production and Processing

The new project, launched last month in a ceremony in the city of Aley, will focus on women dairy processors, training in dairy processing techniques, hygiene and disinfection practices.

For a brighter future in Malawi: reducing and preventing child labour in agriculture

Among Malawi's rural women, men and youth, a nationwide mass media campaign is creating awareness and fostering debate about the issues surrounding child labour in agriculture.

Azerbaijan launches rural advisory services for women

An FAO project aims at equal access to rural services for women, along with gender-sensitive agricultural extension services and personnel.

Indigenous women represent Philippines in global leadership school

Sixteen women from across the Cordillera Administrative Region and Mindanao are representing the Philippines in the Global Leadership School of Indigenous Women spearheaded by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the International Indigenous Women Forum (IIWF-FIMI).

FAO and ECOWAS declare continuous support for women in agriculture

Ministers of Gender and Women’s Affairs from ECOWAS countries pledge to work to ensure that gender is adequately addressed in the implementation of the ECOWAS Zero Hunger Initiative.
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