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Improving the livelihoods and wellbeing of women fish retailers: Success stories from the STREAMS project in Egypt

In this booklet women fish retailers describe the impacts of the market interventions of the Sustainable Transformation of Egypt’s Aquaculture Market System (STREAMS) project on their own wellbeing and on the wider community. The STREAMS project is funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation and led by WorldFish through the CGIAR Research Program on Fish Agri-Food Systems (FISH), in…

New case studies are powerful examples of gender-responsive plant and animal breeding

The CGIAR Gender and Breeding Initiative recently published the ‘State of the Knowledge for Gender in Breeding: Case Studies for Practitioners‘. This working document presents 10 cases that emphasize the point that considering gender in breeding program design, working with women in the breeding process, and acting on these findings can have dramatic consequences on breeding programs. Click to find out…

Book: Rethinking Society for the 21st Century

Cambridge University recently published their book – Rethinking Society for the 21st Century – online. It includes chapters on intersecting inequalities; gender, value chains gender and division of labor; gender and migration as well as the feminization of labor.

Discussion paper: What is the role of men in connecting women to cash crop markets? Evidence from Uganda

Programs that seek to increase women’s participation in marketing activities related to the principal household economic activity must involve men if they are to be successful. The authors of the new IFPRI Discussion Paper Kate Ambler (IFPRI), Kelly Jones (Institute for Women’s Policy Research and American University), and Michael O’Sullivan (World Bank’s Africa Gender Innovation Lab) analyze take-up of a project that sought to…

CGSpace Gender Collection

This space provides access to published research by members of the CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research (which includes CGIAR Research Programs, Centers and related partners) that is available online, from journal articles, books and briefs, to brochures, flyers, fact sheets and corporate materials…

A guide for CGIAR researchers

Standards for collecting sex-disaggregated data for gender analysis.