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Transforming gender and food security in the global South

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dc.contributor.editor Njuki, Jemimah
dc.contributor.editor Parkins, John
dc.contributor.editor Kaler, Amy
dc.date.accessioned 2016-10-13T12:58:36Z
dc.date.available 2016-10-13T12:58:36Z
dc.date.issued 2016
dc.identifier.isbn 978-1-55250-590-8
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10625/55820
dc.description Co-published with Routledge en
dc.description.abstract The first section of this book focuses on the Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index (WEAI) and its adaptations for different projects and contexts. The second section moves from measurement to empowerment; gender roles and relations exist within a broader social and cultural context. Part III of the book focuses on how gender interacts within this broad context, and the implications for food security. The final part of the book focuses on approaches to transforming gender relations. This book makes the case that gender equality and the empowerment of women must be central to any efforts to improve agricultural productivity, and food and nutrition security. en
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher IDRC, Ottawa, ON, CA en
dc.subject GENDER en
dc.subject GENDER EQUITY en
dc.subject FOOD PRODUCTION en
dc.subject FISH en
dc.subject AGRICULTURE en
dc.subject EMPOWERMENT en
dc.subject AQUACULTURE en
dc.subject FINGER MILLET en
dc.subject COFFEE CEREMONY en
dc.subject FOREST FOOD en
dc.subject NATIVE POTATO en
dc.subject GENDER NORMS en
dc.subject NUTRITION en
dc.subject JENDA en
dc.subject TECHNOLOGY ADOPTION en
dc.subject SRI LANKA en
dc.subject INDIA en
dc.subject NEPAL en
dc.subject ETHIOPIA en
dc.subject CAMEROON en
dc.subject PERU en
dc.subject TANZANIA en
dc.subject BOLIVIA en
dc.subject AMAZON en
dc.subject MALAWI en
dc.subject KENYA en
dc.title Transforming gender and food security in the global South en
dc.type IDRC Book en
idrc.project.number 108025
idrc.project.title Publishing the Transforming Gender and Food Security in the Global South Book (CIFSRF Phase 2) en
idrc.copyright.holder IDRC
idrc.copyright.oapermissionsource IDRC is copyright holder en
idrc.dspace.access Open Access en
idrc.rims.adhocgroup IDRC PUBLICATION en
idrc.rims.adhocgroup IDRC PERSONNEL en
idrc.rims.adhocgroup IDRC SUPPORTED en


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