Gender

Resources ::: Videos

FTT-Thiaroye Ovens in Côte d’Ivoire: transforming lives through simple technology

2016

FTT-Thiaroye ovens in Côte d’Ivoire provide a simple but efficient alternative to traditional fish smoking. Benefits for women have proven to be numerous: a healthier work environment, better quality products, extra time to attend literacy classes, and more.

   

Equal footing: working together to face climate change in Uganda

2016

When Mrs Ssekide, a smallholder farmer in rural Uganda, joined the Balyejjusa farmer field school, she soon became convinced of its benefits and persuaded her husband to join too. In this video, she tells the story of their success in working as a team.

   

A Journey Towards Human Security

2016

This video chronicles the joint efforts of FAO, UN Women and ILO in the province of Sindh, Pakistan, in response to the severe floods that devastated the area in 2010.

   

FAO and FIMI: Partnering for Indigenous Women, Human Rights, Food and Nutrition Security

2016

In 2015, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) partnered with the International Indigenous Women's Forum, or FIMI, as it is known, to implement a program on "Human Rights, Food and Nutrition Security" under the umbrella of the Indigenous Women’s Global Leadership School.

   

Transforming Cooperatives and Farmers' Lives - Viet Nam

2016

An FAO project in Thai Binh, Viet Nam is helping a cooperative of women and men smallholder farmers to increase their rice production, improve their access markets and get better prices for their seeds.

   
 

 

 

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