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Report of the National Workshop on Best Practices in Microfinance Programmes for Women in Coastal Fishing Communities in India

L.V. Villareal and M.A. Upare (FAO, 2003)

A report on the outcomes of the above Workshop, which aimed to analyze and document recent experiences with microfinance programmes in support of women and poverty alleviation in coastal fishing communities of India. 61 pp.

Dry Taps ... Gender and Poverty in Water Resource Management

E. Rathgeber (FAO, 2003)

This paper reviews current practices in water utilization and management in developing countries, with a focus on gender disparities and lack of access to safe water and sanitation facilities. 32 pp.

Report of the FAO/OXFAM workshop on women's land rights in Southern and Eastern Africa

(FAO, 2003)

This official report summarizes the papers, presentations and discussions from the workshop above. 48 pp.

Gender-disaggregated data for agriculture and rural development

(FAO, 2003)

A package of facilitation materials to help integrate a gender perspective in the design, collection, tabulation and analysis of agricultural information. 196 pp.

Gender and sustainable development in drylands: An analysis of field experiences

(FAO, 2003)

This document looks at the relationship between gender and dryland management, based on an analysis of relevant field experiences in Africa and Asia. It highlights the important contribution women and men make to food security, land conservation and the conservation of biodiversity. 34 pp.




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