Approaches to Economic Empowerment of Rural Women for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation: Implications for Policy

@inproceedings{Ajani2013ApproachesTE,
  title={Approaches to Economic Empowerment of Rural Women for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation: Implications for Policy},
  author={E. N. Ajani and Elizabeth A. Onwubuya and R. N. Mgbenka},
  year={2013}
}
There are several ways of promoting women’s economic participation while also counteracting climate change. One approach in the field of climate mitigation is the promotion of renewable energies that help avoid greenhouse gas emissions. The potential of rural women as agents of change for climate mitigation and adaptation remains untapped: Their extensive theoretical and practical knowledge of the environment and resource conservation is not given due consideration. In terms of economic… CONTINUE READING

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