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Gender awareness and gender-sensitive approaches are slowly spreading into agricultural research, extension, and policy in Ethiopia, according to industry experts.

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A new publication details current gender gaps in rural mechanization in Bangladesh, and outlines plans to overcome these challenges.

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A new set of resources has been released to aid agricultural researchers in integrating gender sensitivities into their research for development projects.

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To celebrate International Day of Women and Girls in Science, CIMMYT asked women involved in agricultural science to share their views on what they would like to see change.

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Community conversations, a human-centered approach, puts people in charge of their own development in maize-based communities in Ethiopia.

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Women and youth help lead efforts to adopt climate-friendly farming and safeguard indigenous maize yields.

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New research shows improved wheat raises the quality of life for men and women across rural communities in Afghanistan.

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Social inequality, including gender discrimination, hinders the potential for economic development, a key focus of the agriculture for development community.

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Villegas was recognized for co-developing quality protein maize.

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Margaret Krause, a doctoral candidate in Plant Breeding at Cornell University, became interested in science and nature at an early age.

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Compiling gender-inclusive data could help scientists understand how to help improve nitrogen fertilizer application practices among smallholder farmers.

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In a special interview to mark International Women’s Day, CIMMYT gender specialist Rahma Adam detailed how her research aims to improve the agricultural productivity of women in south and eastern Africa.