Gender

Resources ::: Publications

UN Joint Programmes: Integrating gender issues in food security, agriculture and rural development

(FAO, 2010)

These guidelines provide practical guidance to support programme and operations staff to integrate gender equality concerns into Joint Programmes (JP) for food security, agriculture and rural development. 50 pp.

Country Programming Framework: Integrating gender issues

(FAO, 2010)

These guidelines provide practical guidance to support FAO representatives and officers from headquarters and decentralized offices in integrating gender equality concerns into the Country Programming Framework (CPF). 32 pp.

Quick reference for addressing decent rural employment

(FAO/ILO, 2010)

This handout is a quick reference tool for addressing rural employment and decent work issues. It outlines why rural employment and decent work is so important for rural development, for achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), and for contributing to FAO’s own work. 2 pp.

FAO Policy on Indigenous and Tribal Peoples

(FAO, 2010)

The FAO Policy on Indigenous and Tribal Peoples aims to provide guidance to the agency's various technical units and encourage staff in headquarters and in the regions to engage more systematically and responsibly with indigenous peoples and their organizations. 43 pp.

Abstract: FAO Policy on Indigenous and Tribal Peoples

(FAO, 2010)

The purpose of this policy is to provide a framework to guide FAO’s work on indigenous peoples’ issues. It has been developed in close consultation with representatives of indigenous peoples, FAO staff, UN agencies and numerous other partners. At the same time, its content is based on international legal instruments such as the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (2007). 4 pp.

 

 


FAO policy on gender equality

 

New website 

 

Gender and Land Rights Database

 


Gender in Agriculture
E-platform

 


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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