Gender in Agriculture Partnership

Transforming agriculture to empower women and deliver food, nutrition and income security
southern Asia

Updates and resources posted under this region

Rome-based agencies and UN-Women accelerate progress on joint programme on rural women’s empowerment with support from Sweden and Norway - Nepal Enhancing Opportunities for Rural Women’s Employment: Lessons from the Joint Programme on Rural Women’s Economic Empowerment - Nepal
Asia-Pacific Women Farmers' Forum - India Himalica Action Research – The Journey: From Disaster to Preparedness - Nepal
The power of self-help: how women in India are achieving economic, social and political empowerment - India Gender justice and food security in India: A review - India
Protecting women’s rights in the face of domestic violence in India and Burundi - India A leading NGO joins hands with CIMMYT-CCAFS to empower women farmers - India
Meet Three Inspiring Ladies in Agriculture - India Success Story: Strengthening Agricultural Extension for Female Afghan Farmers - Afghanistan
Success Story: Empowering Women through Agricultural and Non- Agricultural Livelihood Options - Nepal Understanding gender dimensions of agriculture and climate change in smallholder farming communities - Bangladesh
Entrepreneurs...the century's superheroes! - India Women Farmers Combat Land Degradation in Nagaland - India
For women farmers in Haryana, change starts with information - India