Resources: Powerpoints from Tool Pool on Identifying Gender Dimensions in your Research

Last week 3 IFPRI researchers presented on identifying gender dimensions in your research.  To see power points: Agnes Quisumbing's  presentation on 'identifying gender dimensions in your research: no cookie cutter approaches' Michelle Adato's presentation on 'using qualitative methods for gender analysis in program evaluations' Andrew Dillon's presentation on 'survey design choices: implications for measuring gender >> Read more

Multimedia: Short AWARD films on ‘Inspiring Impact’

Three inspiring stories from AWARD (African Women in Agricultural Research & Development) Fellows, showcasing agricultural innovations serving rural women in Sub-Saharan Africa. For more information about the AWARD Fellowship, please visit: English [youtube=] French Subtitles [youtube=] A video about the AWARD program featuring a visit from Hilary Clinton and Tom Vilsack [youtube=]

Resource: Gates Gender and Land Powerpoint

To view the presentation Authors: IIED and CEPA; Alan Rennison, Lorenzo Cotula, Julian Quan, Rebecca Leonard, and Camila Toulmin.

Multimedia: Videos from Global Conference on Ag. Research for Development

[vimeo] Mary Mtoola is an urban farmer, living and working in Kibera, the second largest slum area in Africa. [vimeo] Mosammat Morzina Begum and her husband Mohammad Afsar Ali are rural farmers in the district of Bogra, Bangladesh. For more videos

Multimedia: East Africa Report on Women in Agriculture

[youtube=] Featuring information on the CGIAR's Gender & Diversity African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) program.

Resource: ‘Engendering Agricultural Reseach’ GCARD presentation

At the Global Conferences on Agricultural Research for Development (G CARD) in Montpelier France, IFPRI's Ruth Meinzen Dick presented on 'Engendering Agricultural Research' a paper co-written by Ruth Meinzen-Dick, Agnes Quisumbing, Julia Behrman, Patricia Biermayr-Jenzano, Vicki Wilde, Marco Noordeloos, Catherine Ragasa & Nienke Beintema To see this GCARD Engendering Agricultural Research power point presentation For >> Read more

News: Commission on the Status of Women

"From 1-12 March 2010, the Commission on the Status of Women undertook a fifteen-year review of the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and the outcomes of the twenty-third special session of the General Assembly.   Emphasis was placed on the sharing of experiences and good practices, with a view to overcoming remaining >> Read more

Multimedia: Beautiful Photo Presentation on Women in Agriculture

The Global Conference on Agricultural Research for Development (GCARD) will be held in Montpellier France at the end of this month.  For a session at this conference, IFPRI, CG Gender & Diversity and several partner organizations created a slide show that visually illustrates the many roles women around the world play in agriculture. GCARD Photo >> Read more

Multimedia: Mary’s Story Life in Rural Malawi

[youtube=] To celebrate International Women’s Day, the World Agroforestry Centre and the International Livestock Research Centre (ILRI) have produced a short film.  Set in rural Malawi, the six minute film follows the life of Mary, a widow with 8 children. Her struggles are struggles of millions of women throughout the world.  The film is adapted >> Read more

Multimedia: Short Video from Harvest Plus on Women’s Role in Agriculture

[youtube=] Credit to Bonnie McCafferty from HarvestPlus