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(FAO, 2018)

The report argues that the gender gap in the county still persists, mostly in rural areas, where the role of women is hardly recognized, and calls for inclusive rural development strategies to challenge structural social barriers that limit women's economic empowerment. 84 pp.

(FAO, 2018)

In order to leave no one behind in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda, it is essential to make indigenous women visible: visible in data and information, visible in political decisions, and visible in public policies. This brochure provides and overview of key messages and information relating to the Global Campaign for the Empowerment of Indigenous Women for Zero Hunger.  4 pp.

(FAO, 2018)

According to this report, women’s involvement in agriculture is undervalued and women have limited access to information. It calls for the creation of women’s farmer groups to exchange skills and information, as well as technical training for women. 88 pp.

(FAO, 2018)

This gender-based analysis of Sierra Leone’s rural sector identifies constraints experienced by men and women in accessing critical agriculture and rural resources, knowledge, opportunities, services and markets. It explores the existing gender relations and gaps in the various subsectors of agriculture, including possible causes and impact on food and nutrition security, and makes policy recommendations to address them. 92 pp.