Gender

Resources ::: Publications

Workshop on gender roles and issues in artisanal fisheries in West Africa

B.W. Horemans and A.M Jallow (FAO, 1997)

A collection of documents presented at the above workshop. They are summaries of indvidual reports, which cover issues such as women's income generating activities and sanitation conditions of women and children in fishing communities. 47 pp.

Cross-sectoral responses to HIV/AIDS: Impacts of HIV/AIDS on food security and rural livelihoods

(FAO, 1996)

This brochure presents some key findings from HIV/AIDS impacts surveys in rural areas in Namibia, Uganda and Zambia. 8 pp.

Guidelines for the improvement of statistics on women

(FAO, 1996)

A practical guide to amending national agricultural survey programmes in order to improve the collection and dissemination of adequate gender-disaggregated data.

Proceedings from AGROTEC/FAO workshop: Gender and agricultural engineering

(FAO, 1996)

The objective of the workshop was to increase attention to women as important actors in the field of agricultural engineering. It was organized jointly with AGROTEC, a programme based in Zimbabwe that addressed gender issues in its work on smallholder agricultural technologies.

 

 


FAO policy on gender equality

 

Gender and Land Rights Database

 


UN system-wide news
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FAO Gender Programme
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
email: gender@fao.org

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