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Rural transformation
Land, Livestock and Livelihoods; the Triple L Research Initiative
 
News Story
5 March 2018
Update from the Triple-L Expert Group Workshop in Kenya

The research initiative Land, Livestock and Livelihoods in Drylands (Triple L) recently had a workshop in Kitale, Kenya. Different actors presented work and research relevant to the expert...

Gender and equality
 
Event
9 October 2017
Feminism, Forests and Food Security

This seminar is part of the CFS 44 conference. Globally, it is estimated that 1.6 billion people in varying degrees depend on forests for their livelihoods. Forests are safety nets for poor...

Health and nutrition
Rural transformation
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
News Story
9 August 2017
A small fish with huge nutritional benefits for rural households in Bangladesh

Mola and carp fish farming: A winning combination to boost nutrient intakes in Bangladesh and beyondEvidence that small indigenous fish species can affect significant nutritional outcomes is growing.

Gender and equality
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
Event
5 July 2017
Almedalen 2017: Feminism och skog – en kärleksaffär

Vi vill belysa kvinnors viktiga – men sällan självklara – roll i utvecklingen mot ett hållbart brukande av skogslandskapet, och samtidigt lyfta skogens betydelse för...

Gender and equality
 
Event
21 May 2017
PhD course: Gender, Development and Environmental Governance

This multidisciplinary course provides those working in the fields of environment and development studies with gender sensitive tools and skills necessary to understand issues of gender and...

Climate change and resource conflict
Trade and production
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
News Story
12 April 2017
High milk yields in a harsh climate: Is it all about the genes?

Droughts, heat, erratic rainfall and floods can leave cows, sheep and goats with little to graze on. Changing climate will affect production of feed for livestock too. Harsh and extreme weather conditions can also reduce reproductive ability and undermine health of animals.

Gender and equality
Trade and production
Youth
 
Blog Post
22 February 2017
Real-life experiences for understanding women’s economic empowerment

UN Women writes that “Investing in women’s economic empowerment sets a direct path towards gender equality, poverty eradication and inclusive economic growth”. But is it really that simple?

Landscape management
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
Slides
22 December 2016
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.

Gender and equality
Youth
 
Blog Post
13 November 2016
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.

Trade and production
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
Slides
25 October 2016
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...