Produced by USAID’s Office of Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (GenDev), USAID’s Office of Forestry and Biodiversity (FAB), and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), the guide provides an overview of the unique roles and contributions women make in the wild-caught fisheries sector. The guide also explains how persistent gender inequalities limit women’s economic empowerment, and […]
Gender equality and women’s empowerment are globally recognised priorities, matters of fundamental human rights, and prerequisites for sustainable development (IUCN, 2018; World Economic Forum, 2015). Understanding the gender-environment nexus is not only key to understanding social and environmental inequities and barriers to sustainable development, but to unlocking options for transformative action, as well. Data gaps […]
The report tries to understand how gender perspectives are being integrated in the forest policies of eight Asian countries: Cambodia, Fiji, Indonesia, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Viet Nam.
This paper examines gender-based impacts of commercial oil palm in Bugala island, Kalangala district, Uganda, where large scale oil palm development is ongoing.
This report attempts to rectify knowledge gaps by considering women’s voice and agency in decisions related to palm development in Indonesia, and the gendered distribution of associated benefits and costs from oil palm development.
This manual aims to introduce ‘intersectionality’ to researchers working on forestry and agroforestry who are unfamiliar with the term, and to provide tips and strategies for applying it in their own work
This note focuses on women’s livelihoods and employment in the forest sector, highlighting key issues of access to and ownership of forest resources and land, and practical guidelines, including a checklist and indicators, to mainstream gender in the sustainable forest management project cycle.
IDH believes women are key to drive growth and sustainability. However, the possibilities for women to engage in supply chains is currently limited. To address this concern, IDH has developed the Gender Toolkit. This resource aims to raise awareness, encourage, and inspire to integrate gender aspects into supply chain approaches. In this toolkit, you will […]
La publicación reúne varios métodos y varias herramientas en una guía de usuario sobre el análisis de género en agroforestería, la cual los investigadores del ICRAF han logrado desarrollar, innovar o aplicar en África y Asia. El libro es útil para investigadores, científicos, oficiales y gerentes de programas que realizan análisis de género e investigación […]
The publication compiles various methods and tools in a user guide on gender analysis that ICRAF researchers were able to develop, innovate or apply in Africa and Asia. The book is useful for researchers, scientists, and program officers and managers doing basic gender analysis and research in agroforestry. The book is structured to cover a […]