International Day of Rural Women

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Considering the needs of rural women is crucial for successful climate service projects. Photo: Jacquelyn Turner (CCAFS)
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Oct 15, 2019

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Kathlee Freeman (CCAFS)

Gender inclusive climate services help both men and women to adapt their agricultural practices to a changing climate. 

The International Day of Rural Women (IDRW) celebrates the vital role that rural women play in the well-being and development of their communities. When it comes to agriculture and climate change, the specific needs of women are often overlooked when developing farming practices and technologies to adapt to a changing climate.

This IDRW, learn how researchers from the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) work with farmers and organizational partners to implement gender inclusive climate services in Vietnam.   

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