Root Capital-Applying Gender Lens to Agriculture. Farmers, Leaders and Hidden Influences in the Rural Economy.

“In this issue brief, the authors share the experience of applying a gender lens to work in smallholder agricultural finance. Through the Women in Agriculture Initiative, Root Capital has been able to better understand the areas in which women receive support (as farmers, agro-processing employees, and leaders). This work has also identified new areas for Read More

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2020 M.J. Lodiaga. The Cooperative Difference in Kenya.

The paper focuses on assessing the role of co-operative societies in empowering the women and changing the traditional powerbase in societies where they operate. It describes how women owned and managed cooperatives hold potential to empower women and to transform gender relations  as a path to achieving gender-just peace goal. Peace and social well-being are Read More

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