Capacity Development

Development Capacity (Beta)

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Image Facilitating Inclusion of Women in R&D Process


Women need to know all kinds of knowledge in agriculture not only on post-harvest; they also need to be engaged in farmer participatory reserach and development activities as many of them are involved in farming; mainstream R&D system seem not to recognize such facts; it is to the advantage of the project/program that they recognize the fact and explore every possible opportunity to include women in R&D process
obj To challenge the existing status quo situation of dealing with men only by indicating specific strategies as to how women can be included in every possible affair of a research/development project. To inspire project teams to learn different ways of doing it and trying them with good intention.
Scenario Projects willing to pay attention to geneder issues and serious about gender sensitive program planning could use this module. It would help projects at any stage to orient team, monitor progress and make adjustments in the program planning and activities.

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