Addressing Gender in Climate-Smart Smallholder Agriculture

This brief focuses on the constraints that women face to more equitable participation in smallholder carbon and climatesmart initiatives. It highlights the important role that a flexible learning approach plays in advancing equity goals, and offers recommendations for concrete actions that can empower both women and men

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  • Bernier, Quinn
  • Franks P
  • Kristjanson, Patricia M.
  • Neufeldt, Henry
  • Otzelberger A
  • Foster K


CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security; Rockefeller Foundation, World Agroforestry Centre


Bernier Q, Franks P, Kristjanson P, Neufeldt H, Otzelberger A, Foster K. 2013. Addressing Gender in Climate-Smart Smallholder Agriculture. ICRAF Policy Brief 14. Nairobi, Kenya. World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF).