women's empowerment

WOMEN'S EMPOWERMENT

Publications
Collective action is key in managing natural resources and facilitating collective agency for women’s empowerment. What happens when people cannot come together because of lockdowns?
EnGendering Data Blog
How can researchers ensure that studies inform inclusive COVID-19 responses and that data collection during the pandemic avoids further marginalization?
Blog
Targeting women directly with relevant information in ways that are appealing increases their agency, access to resources, and achievements in farming.
Blog
Our colleagues discuss five priority research gaps to advance understanding of how to leverage social protection for gender equality and the well-being of women and girls.
EnGendering Data Blog
Disentangling information and role model effects on women's empowerment in rural Uganda.
Publications
Select 2019 journal articles from PIM and partners on natural resource governance.
Events
This webinar by Land Portal aims to explore under what conditions formalization of collective tenure might improve women’s tenure security.
Blog
India’s National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGS) is one of the largest public works programs globally. The new study analyses impact of NREGS on key welfare measures of its beneficiaries - consumption expenditure, nutritional intake, and asset accumulation.
Blog
IFPRI researchers Elizabeth Bryan and Hagar ElDidi discuss the differences in how the costs and benefits of small-scale irrigation technologies are distributed among men and women within the same households, how this is linked to women's empowerment, and what should be done to ensure that women participate in and benefit from irrigation.