Policy Support and Governance
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Realizing Women’s Rights to Land in the Law. A Guide for Reporting on SDG Indicator 5.a.2

Published: 2018
This guide includes a glossary of terms in the Key definitions section. Although grounded in official texts, these definitions have been developed strictly for the purposes of the indicator 5.a.2 [...]

Guideline

Developing Gender-Sensitive Value Chains. Guidelines for Practitioners

Published: 2018
The publication complements the FAO Guiding Framework on gender-sensitive value chain development by providing practical tools and examples of successful approaches to address the gender-based constraints that affect agrifood value [...]

Issue Paper

Profil national genre des secteurs de l’agriculture et du développement rural - Mali. Série des Evaluations Genre des Pays

Published: 2018
Ce Profil national genre des secteurs de l’agriculture et du développement rural a été préparé dans le cadre du projet de coopération technique de la FAO et de la Commission [...]

Project Highlights

Food Security Through Commercialization of Agricultural Sector in Marginalized Areas in Kenya and South Sudan under the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Program (CAADP) Framework, with Focus on Women and Youth: GTFS/RAF/478/ITA

Published: 2018
HELPING SMALLHOLDER PRODUCERS TO ACCESS MARKETS IN MARGINALIZED AREAS OF KENYA AND SOUTH SUDAN Low agricultural production and low household incomes mean that food security in the northwest of Kenya and [...]

Video

Social Protection and Agriculture: Saving Lives and Livelihoods in Lesotho

Published: 2018
In Lesotho, social protection plays an important role in protecting poor and vulnerable people from natural hazards saving lives and livelihoods, while also enhancing families’ capacity to cope, respond and [...]

Guideline

Market and Value Chain Analysis of Selected Sectors for Diversification of the Rural Economy and Women's Economic Empowerment. Albania

Published: 2018
The economic empowerment of rural women is critical for the continuing improvement of agriculture and further development of the rural sector. Increased participation of women in value-added productive activities requires [...]

Report

Catalysing Dialogue and Cooperation to Scale up Agroecology: Outcomes of the FAO Regional Seminars on Agroecology

Published: 2018
Agroecology has been gaining interest in recent years among governments, research and civil society organizations worldwide and many actors present it as a strategic pathway to transition to sustainable food and agriculture [...]

Issue Paper

Profil national genre des secteurs de l’agriculture et du développement rural - Togo. Série des Evaluations Genre des Pays

Published: 2018
Les écarts entre l’engagement politique en faveur de l’égalité entre les hommes et les femmes et leur concrétisation, et la disponibilité limitée de données ventilées par sexe et d’indicateurs sensibles au [...]

Issue Paper

National Gender Profile of Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods - Uganda. Country Gender Assessment Series

Published: 2018
Gaps between policy and implementation, and limited availability of sex disaggregated data and gender-sensitive indicators to inform sound policies and budgets have kept women marginalized in many sectors. No baselines mean [...]

Issue Paper

National Gender Profile of Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods - Liberia. Country Gender Assessment Series

Published: 2018
Gaps between policy commitment and implementation, and limited availability of sex disaggregated data and gender-sensitive indicators to inform sound policies, programmes and budgets have kept women marginalized in many sectors. No baselines [...]