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.

LARRI seminar on Responsible Agricultural Investments with Kjell Havnevik and Kassa T. Alemu

This Open seminar will facilitate an open discussion on the feasibility of the international Principles for Responsible Agricultural Investments (RAI) based on a case study research of land investments in Ethiopia and the recently launched Swedish FAO Committee discussion paper “Responsible agricultural investment – h

The Political Economy of Agricultural Extension in Ethiopia - Economic Growth and Political Control

For the past two decades, state-led agricultural extension in Ethiopia was implemented by excluding other players in general and non-state actors in particular. This has facilitated uncontested control of the public space by the EPRDF regime.