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Suzanne Mubarak opens First Ladies Summit at FAO


Ms Suzanne Mubarak, First Lady of Egypt and Chair of NAM First Ladies Summit, opens the Second Non Aligned Movement First Ladies Summit that was held on 15 November 2009 in Rome.

Photo: © FAO/A. Benedetti

FAO Director-General speaks at the First Ladies Summit in Rome


FAO Director-General, Jacques Diouf, deplores the lack of data and statistics that are specific to the role of women in agriculture. (French)

Photo: © FAO/G. Napolitano

Press conference on the First Ladies Summit at FAO


Audio from the press conference held by FAO Director-General, Jacques Diouf, and Ms. Suzanne Mubarak, First Lady of Egypt.

Photo: © FAO/G. Napolitano

How to feed the world in 2050


FAO's Eve Crowley of the Gender, Equity and Rural Employment Division talks about the challenges facing African agriculture and calls for more investment in women.

Photo: © FAO/G. Napolitano

Institution building key to empowering rural communities and small producers


Margaret Nakato works for the Katosi Women’s Development Trust (KWDT), a Ugandan NGO that brings together women's groups in the fishing communities of Katosi, a village on the northern shores of Lake Victoria.

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FAO policy on gender equality


E-learning Course


Gender and Land Rights Database


UN system-wide news
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FAO Gender Programme
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