Gender

Resources ::: Audios

CFS Side Event: Women, food security, peace & conflict

8/12/2014

14 October 2014, Rome - Side Event during the 41st Committee on World Food Security on women, food security, peace and conflict.

   

High-level panel discussion at FAO for International Women’s Day

8/12/2014

7 March 2014, Rome – High-level experts from the UN and partner organizations gathered at FAO headquarters to discuss "Closing the gender gap in agriculture”.

   

“Women and Nutrition: Ideas for a Sustainable Future”

8/12/2014

14 November 2013, Rome – Prominent leading women in the international community met to discuss the importance of nutrition in the diets of women in developing countries and the implications of neglecting this issue.

   

Invisible guardians: Women manage livestock diversity

5/11/2012

A new FAO study entitled Invisible Guardians: Women manage livestock diversity argues that women livestock keepers worldwide must be recognized as the major actors in efforts to arrest the decline of indigenous breeds, which are crucial for rural food security and animal genetics. This clip is from an interview with Ilse Köhler Rollefson, author of this study.

   

Collaborative Partnership on Forestry commemorates Kenyan and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

27/9/2012

The 21st Session of FAO’s Committee on Forestry (COFO), was also the occasion to honor the life and work of Kenyan and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Wangari Muta Maathai, on the first anniversary of her death in 2011.

   
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FAO policy on gender equality

 

E-learning Course

 

Gender and Land Rights Database

 


UN system-wide news
on gender equality

 

Contact

FAO Gender Programme
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
email: gender@fao.org

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