Gender and Cropping in SSA : Executive Summary


In 1984, a Gambian irrigation scheme introduced pump irrigation to rice fields in an attempt to raise yields and increase women’s income. At the time, rice was considered a woman’s crop and (anticipating the need to protect their control over the gains from the project) women were given priority in land registration.1 Nevertheless, with improved yields, men… (More)

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