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A gender perspective on land rights: Equal footing

(FAO, 2004)

Ensuring equal land rights for men and women increases economic opportunities, encourages investment in land and improves family security during economic and social transitions. 4pp.

Preventing and mitigating the impact of HIV/AIDS: FAO's work

(FAO, 2004)

A series of briefs that describe some of the initiatives supported by FAO in its drive to mitigate the impact of HIV/AIDS on food security and rural poverty. 48 pp.

Dimitra Newsletter 9 - Special Edition: Great Lakes Region

(FAO Dimitra, 2004)

This newsletter focuses exclusively on three countries in the Great Lakes region where Dimitra has started new activities: the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Rwanda and Burundi. 20 pp.

Promoting rural women's cooperative businesses in Thailand: A training kit

S. Premchander, V. Prameela and W. Polman (FAO, 2004)

Rural women's cooperative groups in Thailand cover a wide range of businesses. The aim of this training kit is to assist rural women to become individual or group entrepreneurs and managers of cooperative businesses. 102 pp.

Dimitra Newlsetter 8

(FAO Dimitra, 2003)

One of the main topics covered in this newsletter is the World Summit on the Information Society hosted by the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland from 10-12 December 2003. The Summit aimed to shed light on how to deal with the challenges and opportunities presented by the information society. 16 pp.




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