NET RESOURCES: Research Consortium for women’s land rights.

Resource Equity has recently launched a Research Consortium. The purpose of the Research Consortium is to share knowledge about enhancing women's land rights. Access the research consortium here to begin sharing your ideas with other gender development professionals!

EVENT: Pathways from women’s group-based programs to nutrition change in South Asia

Webinar: Pathways from women’s group-based programs to nutrition change in South Asia: a conceptual framework and literature review – CGIAR with Neha Kumar In the paper related to this webinar, the authors propose a framework outlining pathways through which women's group participation may facilitate improvements in nutrition, and provide a review of the evidence of these pathways in >> Read more

NET RESOURCE: WLE asks “What’s the truth about the role of women in agriculture today?”

Our friends at the CGIAR Water, Land, and Ecosystems (WLE) Center assembled six different responses to the question "What’s the truth about the role of women in agriculture today?" in honor of International Women's Day tomorrow, March 8, 2017. If you would like to read more about this blog series, access all of WLE's materials >> Read more

NET RESOURCES: Toolkit for Assessing gender responsive implementation of VGGTs and AU F&G

ActionAid recently published a toolkit for assessing gender-sensitive implementation and country-level monitoring of the Tenure Governance and Africa Land Policy Guidelines. Introduction from the toolkit: "The Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security (VGGT) are an international framework based on human rights >> Read more

WEB RESOURCES: Empowerment of women and girls: conceptual model and measurement guidance from KIT

KIT recently published a new white paper, White Paper: Conceptual Model of women and girl's empowerment. From KIT's release: "What does empowerment of women and girls mean? The White Paper that was developed as the first component of this project sought to address this question. A conceptual model on empowerment of women and girls was developed >> Read more

NET RESOURCES: Updated Gender Integration Continuum Users Guide

Population Reference Bureau (PRB) has recently updated their Gender Integration Continuum Training Session User's Guide. The Gender Integration Continuum Training Session User’s Guide is a tool to help new and experienced gender trainers plan, prepare for, and facilitate the Gender Integration Continuum training session. It includes a heavily scripted facilitator guide and helpful processing questions, >> Read more

WEBINARS: CGIAR Agriculture and Women Webinars

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research will be hosting several upcoming webinars in early 2018. Upcoming webinars include: January 2018 (TBD): A Framework for Measuring Women’s Empowerment, to be presented by Anouka van Eerdewijk at the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) in Amsterdam. January 27, 2018: More than a seat at the table: Strengthening women’s >> Read more

WEBINAR: FAO-UNITAR online course on “Gender-Sensitive Value Chains”

Course Title: FAO-UNITAR online course on "Gender-Sensitive Value Chains" Course Dates: February 12 to March 9, 2018 Language: The online course will be conducted in English language only Registration Status: OPEN | Register HERE (Deadline January 26, 2018) Fees: The course is offered free of charge. Limited slots are available and will be subject to >> Read more

EVENT: Gender Sensitive Value Chains from FAO-UNITAR

The course is free. Limited slots are available, and FAO will select enrollees. Please register early to be considered. Course dates: February 12 to March 9, 2018 Registration deadline: January 26, 2018 Course summary (from UNITAR's website): In recent years, trade liberalization, globalization, technological advancement and other major trends have brought important changes to agricultural >> Read more

NET RESOURCES: December issue of the Journal of Gender, Agriculture and Food Security (Agri-Gender) now available

The Journal of Gender, Agriculture and Food Security (Agri-Gender) recently published their December 2017 issue online. You can access the full issue here. The following articles are included in the December issue: Factors Associated with Food Insecurity among Female Savings Group Participants in Burkina Faso Authors: Jessica Wilkinson, Kate Strickling, Yvonne Allsop, Megan Gash and Benjamin >> Read more