Gender

Resources ::: Publications

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.

Child labour prevention in agriculture: JFFLS facilitator’s guide

(FAO, 2010)

This facilitator's guide offers a vast range of exercises and information to better integrate child labour prevention issues in the Junior Farmer Field and Life Schools curricula. 72 pp.

Land and Property Rights: JFFLS facilitator’s guide

(FAO, 2010)

This facilitator's guide offers a vast set of exercises that can be carried out to integrate land and property right issues in the Junior Farmer Field and Life Schools (JFFLS) programme. 64 pp.

 

 


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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