Gender Inequality

Investing in Africa's female farmers helps their kids, communities and economies

Women from a local cocoa farmers association called BLAYEYA spread cocoa beans to dry in Djangobo, Niable in eastern Ivory Coast, November 17, 2014.  REUTERS/Thierry Gouegnon/File Photo - D1AETIWRMRAA

Over 60% of all employed women in Sub-Saharan Africa work in agriculture. Image: REUTERS/Thierry Gouegnon/File Photo

Ruth Meinzen-Dick
Senior Research Fellow , International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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