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Gender inequality in agrifood systems in Latin America and the Caribbean

1/8/2016
New study highlights the contributions of women to cassava, quinoa, corn and cotton value chains.

Post-Soviet countries study gender statistics in agriculture

28/6/2016
Countries from Eastern Europe, South Caucasus and Central Asia participated last week in a Regional Workshop on Gender Statistics for the Agricultural and Rural Sector.

FAO and India's SEWA seek closer cooperation to boost rural women's access to land, skills and financial resources

7/6/2016
Partnership would include capacity development and empowerment initiatives.

Statistics help paint a picture of Central Asia’s rural women

30/5/2016
FAO presents gender profiles for agricultural and rural sectors of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan.

FAO survey on street food vendors in Accra finds women play a central role

30/5/2016
Interim findings show sector is run mainly by women, and that almost half of all vendors in central Accra operate near a school, making them a central element in the nutrition of school children.
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