Workshop on Rust-Resistant Wheat Projects in Ethiopia Reviews Progress, Sets Action Plans for...
The 4th Annual ISC Project Review and Planning Workshop at EIAR The Integrated Striga Control...
National Workshop on Malt Barley Deliberates over Intensified Public Private Partnership as a Prerequisite for Responding to Increasing Demands
National Workshop on Malt Barley Deliberates over Intensified Public Private Partnership as a...
Workshop on Rust-Resistant Wheat Projects in EthiopiaWednesday, 11 March 2015 14:15
The 4th Annual ISC Project Review and Planning WorkshopWednesday, 11 March 2015 14:06
National Workshop on Malt Barley Deliberates over Intensified Public Private Partnership as a...Friday, 27 February 2015 14:31
Mirimir NewsletterWednesday, 28 January 2015 14:10
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Enhancing Women’s Engagement in Chickpea Production: The Case of Multifaceted Role of Denkaka Megertu Farmers’ Cooperative
Women make essential contributions to agricultural and rural economies in all developing countries, including Ethiopia. As several studies indicate, however, women’s contributions to the sector have been overlooked, underrepresented and underserved. On top of this, it is repeatedly stated that women have limited access to land and other productive resources. FAO stated that if women farmers used the same level of resources as men on the land they farm, they would achieve the same yield levels. The yield gap, as most research findings indicate, is due to differences in resource use, mainly inadequate access to and control over improved agricultural technologies. Realizing this fact, since the mid-1990s, the Ethiopian Agricultural Research Institute has undertaken gender-related activities to integrate gender perspectives in agricultural research endeavors and to improve the livelihood of women by creating innovative women group models. Among the efforts of benefiting women with...