Gender

Resources ::: Publications

The legal status of rural women in nineteen Latin American countries

(FAO, 1994)

This book presents the historical background to rural women's subordination in law in Latin America and also contains previously unpublished case studies on Colombia, Cuba, El Salvador, Mexico and Venezuela.

Rural households and sustainability: Integrating environmental and gender concerns into home economics curricula

(FAO, 1994)

A technical document to help government planners and extension staff integrate environmental concerns into home economics and agricultural curricula.

Extension "woman to woman" - Training peasant women liaisons to reach peasant women

(FAO, 1994)

This booklet is one of a series of publications produced by the Women in Agricultural Production and Rural Development Service of the FAO. The series has the aim of presenting successful models of development work and generating discussion around strategies for continued grassroots work with rural women.

Agricultural extension and farm women in the 1980s

(FAO, 1993)

A presentation on the status of women in agricultural extension work in the 1980s. It has been prepared for general users, including agricultural and rural development policy-makers, agricultural extension personnel, and researchers. 93 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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