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Engendering value chain analysis in the small ruminant value chain in Ethiopia: Challenges in collecting gender disaggregated data

Gender is a critical component of the farming system, and women play a significant role in agricultural and livestock value chains. Nevertheless, it is reported that gender issues have been overlooked in most value chains. To address this issue, International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) gender scientists organized and conducted a rapid small ruminant value chain analysis in the eight action sites of CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish in Ethiopia. Continue reading

ILRI / Markets / Women

Ethiopia State Minister opens the gender and market-oriented agriculture workshop

Address by Ato Wondirad Mandefro, State Minister of Agriculture, Ethiopia to the Workshop on Gender and Market-Oriented Agriculture held at the ILRI Campus, Addis Ababa, 31st January to 2nd February 2011. Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen: It is a privilege and honor to welcome you all to Ethiopia from different parts of the world including … Continue reading