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Dimitra Newsletter 21

(FAO, 2012)

This newsletter focuses on particularly innovative activities that enable women to have better access to land in several African countries. Moreover, this issue’s Women’s Portraits section presents Françoise Yoda from Burkina Faso. Ms Yoda is in charge of communication and advocacy at Réseau Femmes en Action and she has considerable experience in leading and supporting rural women. 24 pp.

Gender inequalities in rural employment in Malawi: An overview

(FAO, 2011)

This country profile aims to contribute to a better understanding of gender inequalities in rural settings in Malawi, and to serve as a policy support tool to better integrate gender equity and decent rural employment in agriculture and rural development policies and programmes. 60 pp.

Gender inequalities in rural employment in Malawi: Policy context

(FAO, 2011)

During the last two decades, Malawi has made numerous commitments to promote human rights and gender equity by signing and ratifying various international and regional treaties and conventions. This report examines some of the most significant signed treaties and conventions. 20 pp.

Social analysis for agriculture and rural investment projects: Manager's guide

(FAO, 2011)

FAO’s Investment Centre Division has developed three complementary guides in a series entitled ‘Social analysis for agriculture and rural investment projects.’ The Manager's guide is aimed to sensitizing managers to the role of social analysis in the context of agriculture and rural development, and to provide guidance on how to include social analysis in regular mission work. 62 pp.

Social analysis for agriculture and rural investment projects: Practitioner's guide

(FAO, 2011)

FAO’s Investment Centre Division has developed three complementary guides in a series entitled ‘Social analysis for agriculture and rural investment projects.’ The Practitioner’s Guide deals with the sustainable livelihoods framework for understanding the dynamics of rural poverty and livelihoods, social diversity and gender in the context of agriculture and rural development. 72 pp.

 

 


 

 

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