Chapter 21. Gender transformative approaches in agricultural innovation. Sustainable Intensification in Smallholder agriculture. An integrated systems research approach. Earthscan Food and Agriculture, Routledge, London. 381 pp.
Innovating Agriculture through Gender Lenses … In this innovative vision, agriculture assumes a prominent role in the development agenda. Creating more understanding of the role of agriculture in development has become a topic of interest. FAO (2006) states that: “If properly managed, agriculture can have a positive impact on poverty alleviation, food security, rural and urbanContinue reading “Innovating Agriculture Through Gender Lenses”
Gender capacity development and organizational culture change in the CGIAR Research Program on Aquatic Agricultural Systems: A conceptual framework. The CGIAR Research Program on Aquatic Agricultural Systems (AAS) supports resource-poor women and men to overcome poverty, malnutrition and food insecurity by bringing science to bear on these challenges. Social and gender issues, which restrict women andContinue reading “Gender Capacity Development”
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Influenced planning and policy development (The gender transformative approach with Nespresso agronomists, Gender capacity development in agricultural research for development, Gender-transformative approaches in agricultural R4D, the ISSD Africa Platform).
Evaluated multidisciplinary and complex programmes in agricultural Research for Development (AR4D) (Gender Synthesis of the Canadian International Food Security Research Fund – IDRC, Engaging youth in the Accelerated Value Chain Development program of potatoes, sweet potatoes, dairy, livestock and legumes, Kenya.
Managed, implemented, monitored and evaluated large-scale, complex and multidisciplinary educational programmes for agricultural research for development (R4D) (Integrated seed systems of the Zambezi Valley, Mozambique, Gender in Integrated Water Resources Management, Mozambique, Developing the gender policy, strategy and action plans for the Dutch Embassy Program in Mozambique.
Designed and planned course development and capacity strengthening in agricultural research for development African Women in Agricultural Research for Development, Strengthening the seed sector knowledge and skills, Burundi, Capacity Strengthening of Nespresso’s agronomists as catalysts of gender transformative change, Colombia, Costa Rica, Peru and Brazil.