Outmigration and the changing face of rural Nepal

Nearly half a million people migrated from Nepal in the last decade between 2000 and 2010.

How a “changing world” can affect equality in decision-making

The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is “women in the changing world of work," which aims to right the inequalities that currently exist in the

A bold training approach for a gentle gender transformation

Communities are complex social networks that are made up of many dynamic relationships. Gender relations in particular are rooted in values, norms and practices that require deeper exploration and understanding.

Real-life experiences for understanding women’s economic empowerment

My name is Elvira Laurien and in September, I was given the opportunity together with six other master students at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) to participate in the Nordic Africa Days 2016 organized by the

Män och mat

A man taking cell phone pictures of a dish.

Idag lagas över 1/3 av maten i hemmen av män och ökningen är kraftig, vilket lett till att Sverige är ett föregångsland. Lund University Food Studies presenterar intressanta perspektiv. Hur har det blivit så här? Hur ser det ut i dagens kök? Vad kommer att hända i framtiden? Eftermiddagens föredrag lyfter och besvarar frågor om genus, mat och mentalitet.


Putting Agenda 2030 into practice - how Sida works

Presentation held by Maria Berlekom, Sida, on the 23rd November 2016 at the event Putting Agenda 2030 into practice - how the landscape perspective can contribute.

Is gender inequality in Africa about culture or is it about poverty?

“Culture does not make people. People make culture. If it is true that the full humanity of women is not our culture, then we can and must make it our culture”, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (2012), a Nigerian Author and feminist.

Options for Indigenous Animal Genetic Resources when Gender comes into play

This presentation was held by J.M.K Ojango, J.Audho, E. Oyelng, A. Galie, J. Philipsson & A.M. Okeyo at the international seminar 'Livestock Resources for Food Security in the Light of Climate Change' co-hosted by SIANI and SLU Global in Uppsala on the 11th of March 2016.