Resources ::: Publications

Agri-Gender Database: A statistical toolkit for the production of sex-disaggregated agricultural data

(FAO, 2010)

This brochure introduces the Agri-Gender Database, a statistical toolkit for the production of sex-disaggregated agricultural data. It provides examples of questionnaire components and table formats for the collection and analysis of sex-disaggregated agricultural data. 12 pp.

Dimitra Newsletter 18

(FAO Dimitra, 2010)

This issue of the Dimitra Newsletter focuses on Husbands’ Schools in Niger, an innovative project aimed at involving men in the promotion of reproductive health. Other articles are devoted to: gender and disaster risk management, Farmer Field Schools in West Africa and FAO's latest campaign to denounce hunger. 24 pp.


Does gender make a difference in dealing with climate shifts?

(FAO, 2010)

An overview of the main findings from a research that was carried out in farming communities of drought-prone areas of Andhra Pradesh. Gender and food security issues are examined in the context of climate variability and change. 4pp.

CD-Rom on Participatory Approaches, Methods and Tools

(FAO, 2010)

A collection of 635 FAO publications on Participation in development and a database featuring 360 participatory approaches, methods and tools developed by FAO and other organizations. It includes three language versions: English, French and Spanish.

Promoting Employment and Entrepreneurship for Vulnerable Youths in West Bank and Gaza Strip

(FAO, 2010)

This case study gives an overview of activities to improve youths’ skills in carrying out income generating activities in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. 26 pp.



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