Measuring Women’s Rights and Roles

What inequalities do women face in Ethiopia?

Grounded in Reality

Only by understanding the situation on the ground, says Ruth Meinzen-Dick, can we help poor people get their share of land, water, and other resources.






Legal Aid

Can community paralegals help women exercise their land rights?






Who’s Farming?

Many agricultural development programs are launched with a faulty assumption: that the farmer is a man. But millions of small-scale […]

Power in Numbers

A new index measures women’s empowerment in agriculture.






Do Women Think Differently about GM Crops?

Women farmers in Colombia have their own reasons for growing genetically modified cotton.