Agriculture

focus on youth and agriculture_The New Age_25 January 2017

focus on youth and agriculture_The New Age_25 January 2017

Climate Change

Climate Change

Madagascar

September 13, 2016 Themes: Agriculture | Climate change Programs: Climate change

The changing context and prospects for agricultural and rural development in Africa

A working paper from the joint evaluation if AfDB and IFAD policies and operations in agriculture and rural development in Africa. section 1 reviews the past failure to grow and the neglact of agriculture and the legacy left behind in terms of poverty and hunger, as well as the powerful role that agricultural growth can […]

Barriers to access land in Zimbabwe_ Newsday Zimbabwe_ August 2016

Name of the story: Barriers to access land in Zimbabwe Name of the station: Newsday Zimbabwe Country: Zimbabwe Synopsis Brief description of the item of work you submitted and motivation of why it is a good example of gender awareness and sensitivity in advancing gender equality Post-2015. There are linkages between access, rights, and security, […]

Guidelines and checklists for mainstreaming gender in the public sector

This includes general guidelines to ensure resource allocation and recruitment take into account gender and that there is no discrimination in employment conditions. It includes guidelines to ensure policy formulation and priority development areas take gender into account and that a data bank with gender disaggregated information is established.

Compendium of Good Practices in Training for Gender Equality

The Compendium of Good Practices in Training for Gender Equality aims to make both an empirical and an analytical contribution to the field of training for gender equality. The Compendium offers in-depth information on 10 different good practices, including detailed outlines of training courses, examples of dealing with challenges and a collection of tools and […]

TRANSFORMING EQUALITY: UN WOMEN IN EASTERN AND SOUTHERN AFRICA

With a regional office based in the United Nations Complex, Nairobi, and country offices covering sixteen nations, with a presence in an additional ten countries, UN Women is well positioned to continue its work on gender equality in Eastern and Southern Africa. This report is a glimpse into some of the activities that have had […]

FOWODE Newsletter

This newsletter covers affirmative action in Uganda and performance of the agricultural sector in Uganda.

child marriages_The Post

Name of article: child marriages Name of Publication: The Post Country: Lesotho Theme: Agriculture Synopsis Brief description of the item of work you submitted and motivation of why it is a good example of gender awareness and sensitivity in advancing gender equality Post-2015. Drought and El Nino impact were initially the core of the story. […]

Tools for gender analysis

A guide to field methods for bringing gender into sustainable resource management. It examines transforming economies and changing gender roles. Improving problem identification, refocusing traditional tools and improving project design with techniques specific to gender as well as integrating gender in improved project management are all covered. The next steps for gender analysis to be […]