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Promoting gender equality and empowering women through livestock

Speaking at the AgriGender 2011 workshop in Addis Ababa this week, Ann Waters Bayer shared 5 major lessons on ‘promoting gender equality and empowering women through livestock’:

We CAN improve gender equality through livestock, by:

– Focusing on women
– Strengthening local women’s organizations
– Recognizing women’s innovativeness
– Improving women’s and girls’ access to education and training
– Recognizing and supporting local innovations by women

View her presentation:

 

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