CGIAR Gender

CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research

Good practices

This space documents good practices via current knowledge, resources and related communities across CGIAR that are working towards better integrating gender across their research activities.

Blog posts

Open webinar on gender responsive budgeting on May 15!

The United Nations’ Women Training Centre organizes an open access webinar on the importance of gender responsive budgeting (GRB) in the context of the Sustainable Development Goals. The webinar is in English and will take place on 15 May 2018 at 8:00 AM New York Time. Click to register!

African Chicken Genetic Grains gender strategy

Now available: African Chicken Genetic Gains project gender strategy

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)-led African Chicken Genetic Gains (ACGG) project has released its gender strategy. The document draws attention to the integration of gender into the technical research and the day-to-day development operations of the program in Ethiopia, Nigeria, and Tanzania.

Bioversity International’s gender research fellowship programme

The overarching goal of Bioversity International’s Gender Research Fellowship Programme was to strengthen the capacity of researchers to conduct participatory gender-responsive research in the field of forest genetic resource use and management. The knowledge generated was intended to contribute to developing conservation and management guidelines that are more equitable and effective in their outcomes. The success of the Programme was…

Related events

Course outline: summer workshop series (2016-2017)

In 2016, the workshop will provide critical background on science in the realm of gender and agriculture, and cover issues such as adjudicating between alternative research designs (e.g., experiments versus survey research); blending qualitative and quantitative data into mixed methods projects; drawing samples to ensure that gender is represented and the generalization of research findings; combining and analyzing social and…

Gender considerations in today’s post COP 21 environment: what’s missing?

The first in a new webinar series on issues related to gender and agriculture developed by the CGIAR Gender and Agriculture Research Network in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security. The purpose of this webinar was to identify what is missing in terms of gender considerations at the policy level in today’s post…