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Women and decision-making in agriculture

Milagros Ranoa

Women and decision-making in agriculture

barriers to participation

by Milagros Ranoa

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Published by Rural Development Institute, Brandon University in [Brandon, Man.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in agriculture -- Manitoba.,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Manitoba.,
  • Agriculture -- Manitoba -- Societies, etc. -- Membership.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references: p. 38-40.

    Statementby Milagros Ranoa.
    SeriesRDI report series -- 1993-2
    ContributionsBrandon University. Rural Development Institute.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6073.F32 C27 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 40 p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14710979M
    ISBN 101895397154

    Shafaq Arshad et al. Gender and decision making process in livestock management activity to another (Tipilda, ). They have no or very little power to take decisions due to many reasons like lack of education, lack of mobility, lack of control over resources, .   The book brings together a series of background studies commissioned for the FAO’s report, ‘The State of Food and Agriculture – Women in Agriculture: Closing the Gender Gap for Development’ (1) and specifically focuses on the gender knowledge gaps – which are many, and run deep – that have existed in the study of.

    The second is women’s decision making power over time-use and income, and their decision making power in groups and collective organizations. The complex and multidimensional nature of empowerment makes it difficult to measure. This is especially true in the context of agriculture, where the concept of empowerment is relatively by: The common thread connecting these diverse authors is an emphasis on practical and concrete solutions to address the challenges, such as lack of access to resources and infrastructure, lack of household decision-making power, and gender biases in policymaking and leadership, still faced by women in agriculture around the world.

    Get this from a library! Women's access to land and their role in agriculture and decision-making on the farm: experiences of the Joluo of Kenya. [Achola O Pala].   The proportion of women in agricultural production and postharvest activities ranges from 20 to 70%; their involvement is increasing in many developing countries, particularly with the development of export-oriented irrigated farming, which is associated with a growing demand for female labor, including migrant workers.


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