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19/06/2017
More than 40 percent of economically active women in Armenia are employed in agriculture, compared to about 30 percent of men.
19/06/2017
Notimex will produce and disseminate news content to raise awareness about rural women's key role in achieving sustainable development.
19/06/2017
The rural school Escuela Oficial Rural Mixta “Los Vados” is the first of twelve that will implement the sustainable healthy school model in the department of Chiquimula.
24/04/2017
Co-hosted by the governments of Argentina, Canada, Indonesia and Sri Lanka, in collaboration with FAO, UNICEF, UN Women, WHO and the World Bank, the side event discussed the economic impact of women’s malnutrition, underscoring how targeted measures to improve women’s nutritional status can mean major gains in economic development.
21/04/2017
A strong call to ECOWAS member countries to empower women in agriculture.