Gender in Agriculture Partnership

Transforming agriculture to empower women and deliver food, nutrition and income security
GAP Highlights


MS Swaminathan Research Foundation
“Sustainable food security will be only a dream without the participation of women”
Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University
United States of America


Mobilising Institutions
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Mohammed Ajlouni
The Association of Agricultural Research Institutions in the Near East and North Africa (AARINENA)
Siera Vercillo
Agriteam Canada, Engineers Without Borders Canada
Canada, Ghana, Sierra Leone
Dr Mohammadreza Davari
YPARD Iran representative
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Sue Longley
International Union of Food, Agricultural, Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Tobacco and Allied Workers Associations

Recently joined

Margaret Koyenikan
University of Benin, Benin-City, Nigeria
Jeniffer Githinji
Crisina Caltagirone
AVRDC - The World Vegetable Center
United States of America
Camilla Marcus-Dew
India, United Kingdom

UN Women Knowledge Gateway

UN Women Knowledge Gateway

GAP provides the Women in Farming knowledge network for UN Women Knowledge Gateway

GAP in Action


_Global (69)
Kenya (32)
Nepal (27)

GAP tweets

LinkedIn discussions

"Empowering women in agriculture not only enables them to help their families but also the communities around them"

Read the success story of Michelle Jambui, a Young Gender Champion from ‪#‎PapuaNewGuinea‬, featuring as special youth catalyst in the Gender in Agriculture Partnership - GAP​!

Closing the gender gap in farming under climate change

‪#‎SavetheDate‬ & Tune in for the Live Webcast of the ‘Closing the gender gap in farming under climate change’ event on 19 March, 2015! ‪#‎AgGenderGap‬ Cgiar Research Program on Climate Change & Food Security

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