The webinars explore operational examples and experiences of project implementation. Participants and presenters exchange about initiatives on the ground and discuss topic specific agriculture and rural development issues.
13 Sept 2017|The gender workstream of the Global Donor Platform for Rural Development commissioned a study to explore how gender equality and women's economic empowerment are refelcted in agricultural projects.
15 Nov 2016|Youth unemployment is a critical challenge in developing nations. Within rural areas, the participation of youth in agriculture is declining due to the increased number of young people moving to seek opportunities in the cities. Few young people envision their future in agriculture and in rural areas, partly because farming has an undesirable image of laborious work and poor returns.
14 Dec 2015|Year after year, the rhetoric on gender equality has gained recognition, however the financial backing it has received has not matched the height of the talk. Financing for gender equality is the means to ensure that women’s needs are met in development planning.