Global Good Practices – Workshops

Global Good Practices of Rural Advisory Services: Gender and Nutrition in EAS at the 6th GFRAS Annual Meeting in Kyrgyzstan, September 14-18, 2015. In many countries women and men are extensively involved in agriculture, whether they are smallholder crop, fruit, or livestock producers or wage or family laborers. Responsibilities include growing and processing (canning and[…]

Gender and Nutrition Workshop with AFAAS in Addis Adaba

Kathleen Colverson (INGENAES, University of Florida) lead a workshop on gender and nutrition integration in¬†agricultural extension systems at the annual African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services (AFAAS) conference in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 40 extension practitioners, agents, and government agency representatives participated in the one day workshop, with equal numbers of males and females learning the[…]