Our selection of the week focuses on gender equality.
Women represent nearly half of the labour force in agriculture, yet they continue to suffer from gender-based inequality. For Margarita Astralaga (IFAD), women’s empowerment starts at household level.
Difficulties in accessing the labor market, violated inheritance rights, limited political weight… Racha Ramadan takes a look at the glaring inequalities between women and men in both the private and public spheres, in North Africa and the Middle East.
The rising consciousness of the inequalities between men and woman finds little resonance in the water and sanitation sectors for now. Sara Ahmed, a water and gender equity specialist, explains how women are at a disadvantage in these fields.
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