Gender

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FAO and Japan partner to fight cholera on Yemen's farms
20/09/2019

Although cholera is endemic in Yemen, the last few years has seen infections spike to a scale not witnessed in living memory. Lake of maintenance of...

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Strengthening the role of Women in peace building through natural resources management in Yemen
30/07/2019

In 2018, FAO and Shehab Asfal Water users’ Association teamed up with the local community to help resolve this protracted conflict.

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Doing business with her heart
16/04/2019

Rising above some initial difficulties, such as inconsistent supply of materials and strong competition from imports, the young businesswomen is living...

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Resilience building via Increased Livelihoods Opportunities for Syrian refugees
27/03/2019

The video covers some of the activities of vocational training and on the job trainings held under the programme Resilience building via Increased Livelihoods...

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Grits and Grease. How one woman turned one nut into a beauty business
11/03/2019

Francesca Brenda Opoku is an agribusiness and entrepreneur who has over the years benefited from FAO’s support.

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"Think equal, build smart, innovate for change" Malika Martini speaks on this year's theme for International Women's Day
06/03/2019

Malika Martini, Gender, Agriculture and Rural Development Officer, FAO, talks about the Rome-based agencies global work to tackle inequalities that...

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Empowering Women Through Access to Water- Senegal
22/10/2018

The Sahel region is increasingly affected by severe droughts and desertification due to climate change. Women walk an average of 10 kilometers to fetch...

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More water, new hope: A farmer in rural Senegal
12/10/2018

Guilé Mané, heads a market-gardening association of nearly 80 women. In this video she tells her struggle during the dry season and how the cisterns...

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Addressing Gender in Climate Change Policies for Agriculture: Colombia, Uganda and Viet Nam
18/09/2018

This video shows what Colombia, Uganda and Viet Nam are doing to develop gender-responsive national adaptation plans for the agriculture sectors. The...