CGIAR Gender

CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research



Gender in Myanmar aquaculture FISH-2017-12

Gender in Myanmar’s small-scale aquaculture sector

WorldFish hopes to improve food and income security in Myanmar’s Ayeyarwady Delta and Central Dry Zone region. A gender and nutrition benchmark study investigated gender norms and social relations that may influence this outcome. This program brief draws on the findings of the study and other research to describe and discuss gender in Myanmar’s fisheries sector, specifically in smallscale aquaculture.

Forests, trees and livelihoods

Latin America value chains under the lens of gender research on forest, trees and agroforestry

This new paper from the CGIAR program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) seeks to analyze the principal themes and findings in the literature related to gender and FTA value chains in Latin America, and to provide recommendations for future areas of research. The analytical review focuses on literature from 2000 to 2017 and includes a total of 50 publications.

Earthscan Reader on gender and forests

Earthscan reader on gender and forests takes stock of 30 years of research at this junction

This reader provides a collection of key articles on gender and forests published over the last 30 years. Including an editorial introduction and overview, it provides an accessible collection of excellent forestry-relevant social science within an overarching analytical framework and demonstrates the leading debates in the field. It forms a companion volume to Gender and Forests: Climate Change, Tenure, Value Chains…

Women transplanting rice in Nepal (photo credit: Tristan Savatier)

Property rights, intersectionality, and women’s empowerment in Nepal

This paper considers different norms around property rights and how these affect the empowerment of women of different social positions over the life cycle. Looking at issues of property and intersectionality, the paper concludes with recommendations for how research and development projects, especially in South Asia, can avoid misinterpreting asset and empowerment data.

CGSpace Gender Collection

This space provides access to published research by members of the CGIAR Gender and Agriculture Research Network (which includes CGIAR Centers, Research Programs 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.


Gender research studies

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