New Resource: from ENERGIA, the International Network on Gender and Sustainable Energy

Gender Mainstreaming Guide for the Africa Biogas Partnership Program ENERGIA has developed a Gender Mainstreaming Guide for the Africa Biogas Partnership Programme (ABPP). The Guide targets  non-gender specialists in recognizing and addressing gender issues in  their work, with the intention of demystifying gender, and clarifying  the concept and practice of “gender mainstreaming” within ABPP.  Accompanied by a >> Read more

Resource: Gender Resposive Participatory Action Blog Launch

http://grprinitiative.blogspot.com/2010/08/gender-responsive-participatory.html

Resource: Gender, Climate Change and Community-Based Adaptation

Collaboration between the Gender Team at UNDP and the UNDP-GEF CBA Programme Team. This publication is a guidebook for designing and implementing gender-sensitive Community-based adaptation programmes and projects. It seeks to ensure that  forthcoming CBA projects contribute to the achievement of gender equality and women’s empowerment by integrating a gendered perspective into CBA programming and >> Read more

Resource: IPS Gender Reporting Toolkits Published Online

Chairman, chairwoman, chairperson or chair? Housewife or homemaker? What is so controversial about contraception, the word 'family' or 'sex worker'? Does being gender-sensitive in news mean hiding the genders and sexes of people who appear in them? Inter Press Service announces a third edition of the "Gender and Development Glossary" to offer journalists and writers >> Read more

Presentation: Borlaug Symposium 2010

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Resource: Women in Informal Employment: Globalizing and Organizing Website

http://www.wiego.org/index.php

Multimedia: Women Deliver Conference Live Webstream

Women Deliver 2010, a global conference, will be held in Washington DC on June 7-9, 2010. The theme of the conference is: "Delivering solutions for girls and women," and we plan to focus on political, economic, social/cultural, and technological solutions. This global meeting will expand on Women Deliver's hallmark of inclusivity, reaching out to new >> Read more

NEW FROM IFPRI ON GENDER SPRING 2010

IFPRI Discussion Papers Engendering Agricultural Research Ruth Meinzen-Dick,  Agnes Quisumbing, Julia Behrman, Patricia Biermayr-Jenzano, Vicki Wilde, Marco Noordeloos, Catherine Ragasa and Nienke Beintema. A review of empirical evidence on gender differences in nonland agricultural inputs, technology, and services in developing countries Amber Peterman, Julia Behrman and Agnes Quisumbing. Patterns and Trends of Child and Maternal >> Read more

Multimedia: Who feeds the world 2010 and beyond? Gender equity in agricultural research and development Borlaug Global Rust Initiative Technical Meeting, May 31, 2010, St. Petersburg

Presentation made by Eija Pehu, Agricultural Science Advisor, The World Bank With inputs from Ruth Meinzen-Dick  and team at IFPRI Access the presentation here

Resource: New IFPRI Dataset on Chronic Poverty and Long Term Impact Study in Bangladesh

The Chronic Poverty and Long Term Impact Study in Bangladesh project, which focuses on 102 villages characteristic of rural Bangladesh, aims to further our understanding of the economic, social and political processes that shape chronic poverty in Bangladesh together with the impact of selected anti-poverty interventions on poverty dynamics. After initial community level fieldwork approximately >> Read more