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In India’s state of Odisha, maize farming is lifting up the socioeconomic status of women.

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On International Day of Women and Girls in Science, CGIAR and CIMMYT scientists share their career journeys.

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Assessing the approach’s potential and limitations for strengthening the livelihoods of the rural poor, a new book draws conclusions applicable across the development field.

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Rahel Assefa and Kate Dreher selected as inaugural winners of award celebrating women’s contribution to CIMMYT’s work and mission.

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CIMMYT system economist explores ways to streamline smallholder farming systems through mechanization, gender equity and conservation agriculture.

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Study explores whether modern maize storage structures offer equal benefits to women and men farmers in Kenya, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

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Study explores how gender norms and intra-household dynamics shape women’s demand articulation for labor-saving technologies.

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Experts discuss solutions to postharvest losses and how agricultural mechanization can benefit rural women in the Global South.

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Research was supported through the Stress Tolerant Maize for Africa (STMA) project.

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Study quantifies the economic losses from Bangladesh’s COVID-19 lockdowns and outlines policy implications for the country.

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How gender research supports rural women during times of crisis.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
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Inclusive seed business model empowers women from marginalized communities in Nepal.

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Women in Odisha, India, successfully shoulder responsibility in leading their families through the COVID-19 crisis.

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Women in rural Nepal prosper from training program on soil fertility management practices.

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Technical and business training provides women with opportunities to break barriers and improve livelihoods.